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# shelling - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Alleged Syria chemical attack unites nations in condemnation as Trump calls al-Assad an 'animal'
# Douma
# Douma

Alleged Syria chemical attack unites nations in condemnation as Trump calls al-Assad an 'animal'

Apr 8th 2018, 7:06 PM 33,925 Views 200 Comments

Widespread claims today suggest that an attack on the town of Douma, which killed 70 people, saw the Syrian regime use deadly chlorine gas on the town’s residents.

# shelling - Friday 30 December, 2016

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire
# Shelling
# Shelling

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire

Dec 30th 2016, 12:06 PM 5,263 Views 21 Comments

Rebels involving in fighting this morning are not covered by the ceasefire.

# shelling - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Shelling of UN school in Gaza 'must be investigated'
# Ban Ki-Moon
# Ban Ki-Moon

Shelling of UN school in Gaza 'must be investigated'

Oct 15th 2014, 10:01 PM 5,147 Views 24 Comments

Ban Ki-Moon called the attack “absolutely unacceptable”.

# shelling - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Ten civilians killed after playground and minibus are shelled in Ukraine
# Conflict
# Conflict

Ten civilians killed after playground and minibus are shelled in Ukraine

Oct 1st 2014, 12:30 PM 5,219 Views 50 Comments

Several more people were injured.

# shelling - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Israel announces limited 'humanitarian' ceasefire
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Israel announces limited 'humanitarian' ceasefire

Jul 30th 2014, 3:28 PM 7,407 Views 268 Comments

IDF says the temporary cessation of violence “does not apply to areas where IDF soldiers are operating”.

# shelling - Monday 28 July, 2014

Three more children have been killed in Israeli raids on Gaza tonight
# Heavy Shelling
# Heavy Shelling

Three more children have been killed in Israeli raids on Gaza tonight

Jul 28th 2014, 8:47 PM 10,159 Views 144 Comments

Eight children were killed earlier when a missile slammed into a public playground at a refugee camp.

# shelling - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured
# Syria
# Syria

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured

May 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,102 Views 7 Comments

The one-year anniversary of the death of young journalist Bassel Shehadeh, who was killed in a shelling attack by Syrian government forces, will be marked by a worldwide commemoration of his life and work.

# shelling - Monday 20 August, 2012

Syria: Shelling continues as Eid is celebrated
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: Shelling continues as Eid is celebrated

Aug 20th 2012, 4:59 PM 2,030 Views 9 Comments

As Eid al-Fitr is being celebrated in Syria, Aleppo and Daraa were being shelled, according to latest reports. Meanwhile, the last UN monitors are leaving the country.

# shelling - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Syria: At least 162 reported killed across country
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: At least 162 reported killed across country

Aug 8th 2012, 8:26 PM 1,819 Views 4 Comments

At least 37 people – 17 civilians, 10 rebels and 10 soldiers – were reportedly killed in the northern city of Aleppo.

# shelling - Monday 18 June, 2012

Syrian activists report renewed shelling in Homs
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian activists report renewed shelling in Homs

Jun 18th 2012, 3:50 PM 1,213 Views 2 Comments

The have been further reports of shelling in the city of Homs – just one day after the head of the UN observers’ mission demanded women, children and the elderly be allowed to leave the area.

# shelling - Saturday 16 June, 2012

UN suspends Syria mission as violence intensifies
# Syria
# Syria

UN suspends Syria mission as violence intensifies

Jun 16th 2012, 1:15 PM 1,546 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, a group of Muslims and Christians have issued a desperate appeal for help escaping the flashpoint city of Homs.

# shelling - Monday 11 June, 2012

LIVE STREAM: Homs hit by new wave of attacks
# Syria
# Syria

LIVE STREAM: Homs hit by new wave of attacks

Jun 11th 2012, 3:06 PM 1,521 Views 5 Comments

The Syrian city appears to be under fire again this afternoon.

# shelling - Sunday 10 June, 2012

Syrian troops renew shelling of Homs, 38 killed
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian troops renew shelling of Homs, 38 killed

Jun 10th 2012, 5:47 PM 1,031 Views 2 Comments

Women and children have been sheltering in basements for days, according to activists.

Syrian regime troops shell rebels in mountains
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian regime troops shell rebels in mountains

Jun 10th 2012, 11:36 AM 780 Views 5 Comments

There has been more heavy fighting as Russia called for an international conference to resolve the conflict.

# shelling - Friday 8 June, 2012

# shelling - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Army mortar shells kill 10 in Syrian village
# Syria
# Syria

Army mortar shells kill 10 in Syrian village

May 1st 2012, 10:01 PM 1,113 Views 4 Comments

Activists say that a 5-year-old girl and a 7-year-old boy were among those killed.

# shelling - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Syrian activists: Homs calm as UN team visits
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian activists: Homs calm as UN team visits

Apr 21st 2012, 12:20 PM 653 Views 1 Comment

Activists have said that shelling has stopped in the city of Homs ahead of a visit by UN cease-fire observers to the area.

# shelling - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Activists claim Syrian troops are widening shelling attacks
# Syria
# Syria

Activists claim Syrian troops are widening shelling attacks

Apr 17th 2012, 7:29 PM 987 Views 1 Comment

The UN-brokered cease-fire appears to be quickly unraveling despite the presence of foreign observers, as government troops launched another day of attacks on Homs.

# shelling - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Nine dead as Syrian troops shell Homs ahead of UN resolution vote
# Syria
# Syria

Nine dead as Syrian troops shell Homs ahead of UN resolution vote

Apr 14th 2012, 3:23 PM 1,119 Views 0 Comments

The reported bombardment came as the UN prepared to vote on a resolution authorising the deployment of the first wave of military observers to monitor the ceasefire.

# shelling - Friday 2 March, 2012

Red Cross denied entry to besieged Homs neighbourhood
# Syria
# Syria

Red Cross denied entry to besieged Homs neighbourhood

Mar 2nd 2012, 7:37 PM 1,042 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, the organisation says it has received the bodies of Western journalists Marie Colvin and Remi Ochlik.

# shelling - Thursday 23 February, 2012

French journalist injured in Homs shelling appeals for evacuation
# Syria
# Syria

French journalist injured in Homs shelling appeals for evacuation

Feb 23rd 2012, 5:23 PM 2,309 Views 0 Comments

Edith Bouvier was injured in yesterday’s heavy Homs shelling activists say killed about 30 people, including two journalists.

# shelling - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Video: Marie Colvin's mother talks about war reporter's plans to leave Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Video: Marie Colvin's mother talks about war reporter's plans to leave Syria

Feb 22nd 2012, 10:08 PM 2,946 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, Eamon Gilmore will attend Friday’s international conference on Syria’s escalating violence.

# shelling - Monday 6 February, 2012

More deaths as shelling continues in Syrian city of Homs
# Violence
# Violence

More deaths as shelling continues in Syrian city of Homs

Feb 6th 2012, 8:05 AM 740 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, the US has called China and Russia’s veto on a UN resolution on Syria a “travesty”.