Four children were killed Saturday in Egypt`s Sinai when a mortar round hit their home, in an apparent attack by militants targeting soldiers in the area, security officials said.
At least 20 people were killed and many wounded Thursday evening when a mortar shell struck a gathering of President Bashar al-Assad supporters in the Daraa province, a pro-government radio reported.
Shelling and bombings across Iraq killed 19 people today as militants blew up a key bridge linking the capital to the north, the latest in a surge of violence.
Four people were killed and 20 others wounded Sunday in a mortar attack on a Christian-dominated district in the eastern part of Syria`s capital Damascus, Xinhua reported citing state-run SANA news agency.
A child was killed and nine injured Sunday when a bomb shell hit a mini school bus in a restive suburb of Syria`s capital city of Damascus, Xinhua reported.
The attack on Yarmouk camp came as the government battled rebel fighters in the nearby Damascus suburb of Tadamon on yesterday evening.
The UN call for all sides to respect a ceasefire was rendered impactless as the violence in Syria claimed 26 lives on Tuesday.
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