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    Terrorist Shelling Kills 15, Wounds 150 in Residential Districts of Aleppo

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    At least 15 people were killed and 150 were wounded after terrorist shelling on residential areas of the Syrian city of Aleppo, an emploуee of the city's central hospital told RIA Novosti.

    "According to our data, more than 15 people were killed in mortar and rocket attacks on residential areas, 150 people with various injuries are in hospitals," a central hospital official said.

    In the south-west directions in the 1070 disctrict terrorists are undertaking new attempts to launch an offensive and heavy fighting was taking place near the Assad military academy.

    A RIA Novosti correspondent reported from the scene that mortar attacks on the disctricts and city's center continue.

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