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# airstrike - Sunday 1 September, 2019

More than 100 believed killed in airstrike on Yemen detention centre

The International Committee of the Red Cross said at least 40 survivors were being treated for their injuries in hospitals.

# airstrike - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Nearly 40 people killed after airstrike hits migrant centre in Libya

At least 70 were wounded in the raid on the Tajoura suburb, an emergency services spokesperson said.

# airstrike - Monday 8 May, 2017

ISIS leader in Afghanistan killed as terror group's stranglehold on country loosens

Abdul Hasib ordered the attack on a military hospital in March when assailants stabbed bedridden patients and threw grenades into wards.

# airstrike - Friday 7 April, 2017

First US targeted missile strike on Assad regime kills six Syrian soldiers

Trump confirmed the first American targeted strike against Assad’s regime.

# airstrike - Thursday 2 February, 2017

White House defends airstrike in which US soldier and several civilians were killed

US president Donald Trump has vowed to fight Islamic extremism relentlessly.

# airstrike - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'Entire families were killed' - Airstrike on IS controlled town hits civilians

The deadly strike came as Iraqi forces battled jihadists deep inside Mosul.

# airstrike - Friday 30 September, 2016

Warnings of humanitarian catastrophe as bombing turns city into a "giant kill box"

The city of Aleppo has been the centre of a fierce campaign of bombing by regime forces.

# airstrike - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Four medics killed in another airstrike in Syria

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring said 13 people were killed, including four paramedics and nine fighters belonging to the Islamist Fatah al-Sham Front.

# airstrike - Sunday 18 September, 2016

US-led coalition expresses regret after it may have killed dozens of Syrian soldiers in airstrikes

“If we determine that we did indeed strike Syrian military personnel, that was not our intention.”

# airstrike - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Haunting footage shows stunned face of injured Syrian boy after airstrike Aleppo This post contains videos

Haunting footage shows stunned face of injured Syrian boy after airstrike

The boy was later discharged from hospital but five children are reported to have been killed overnight.

# airstrike - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Schoolgirl who travelled to Syria to join IS has reportedly died in an airstrike UK

Schoolgirl who travelled to Syria to join IS has reportedly died in an airstrike

Kadiza Sultana travelled to Syria in February of last year.

# airstrike - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Two GOAL workers seriously injured in Syria, one critical

The CEO of GOAL said, “This incident once again underlines the acute dangers that humanitarian aid workers face by working inside Syria.”

# airstrike - Friday 25 July, 2014

Baby delivered from dead mother in Gaza

Medics carried out an emergency C-section to save the baby’s life after her mother died on the operating table.

# airstrike - Monday 14 July, 2014

Footage from Gaza: Israel uses 'knock on the roof' bomb warning before destroying home

The technique has been condemned by Amnesty International.

# airstrike - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Israeli warplanes strike Hamas base in Gaza

It’s believed the air strike is in retaliation to the shooting dead of an Israeli civilian near the border.

# airstrike - Friday 1 November, 2013

Israeli warplanes carry out Syrian airstrike

The attack targeted the delivery of Russian missiles with Israel worried repeatedly declaring it would intervene to stop Hezbollah receiving “game-changing” weapons.

# airstrike - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Israel targets shipment of surface-to-air missiles in Syria

At least 70,000 people have been killed in Syria so far, including 122 people killed in violence yesterday.

# airstrike - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Afghan civilians killed in suicide bombings and NATO airstrike - report

Taliban claims responsibility for three suicide bombers in Kandahar.

# airstrike - Monday 12 March, 2012

Israeli airstrikes kill 3 in Gaza

Although the violence of recent days shows no immediate signs of subsiding, both Hamas and Israel seem eager to avoid the kind of all-out war that erupted three years ago.

# airstrike - Friday 9 December, 2011

Palestinian militants fire rockets into Israel after airstrike on Gaza

The latest exchange followed several days of violence in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip.

# airstrike - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Gaza militant killed in Israeli airstrike

The airstrike came after rockets were fired into Israel, according to the Israeli Defence Forces.

# airstrike - Monday 20 June, 2011

NATO says "weapons system failure" killed Libyan civilians Libya This post contains videos

NATO says "weapons system failure" killed Libyan civilians

Two children were among nine people killed by an airstrike which NATO says went astray.