Activists: 20 dead in Syria barrel bomb attack in Aleppo

Rescuers carry a body after Syrian regime helicopters allegedly dropped barrel bombs on the Sukkari neighborhood in Aleppo on June 16, 2014. (AFP)

Syrian regime helicopters on Monday dropped barrel bombs on an opposition-held district in northern Aleppo city, killing at least 20 people, including several children, activists said.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 20 people were killed and others injured, including some in serious condition, in the attacks on the Sukkari neighborhood.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:43 - GMT 06:43