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    Inhabited Areas in Syrian Aleppo, Damascus, Latakia Shelled by Jihadists

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    Daesh and al-Nusra Front terrorist groups shelled inhabited areas in the Syrian provinces of Aleppo, Damascus and Latakia, Russian Defense Ministry said in a daily bulletin.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Russia-US brokered ceasefire regime in Syria came into force on February 27. The al-Nusra Front and the Daesh terrorist groups, which are outlawed in Russia, are not part of the ceasefire deal.

    "Within last 24 hours, terrorists have shelled al-Khalidiyah, Sheikh Maqsood, al-Zahraa quarters, and al-Nayrab airport in the city of Aleppo, and Tell Jobegja inhabited area with improvised artillery and mortars. Terrorists have also shelled following inhabited areas: Duma, Zamalka, Haush al-Farah, Jaubar, and Arbin in the Damascus province as well as Bruma and Tauma in the Latakia province," the bulletin issued on late Sunday said.

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