Contains distressing content.
24 Feb 2018

The latest from eastern Ghouta as airstrikes ‘kill 500’

Health and Social Care Editor

“Today we’ll see if Russia has a conscience” declared the US Ambassador to the UN this evening.

All the while Syria has been pounding eastern Ghouta with warplanes and artillery guns. Activists and rescuers say around forty-one people have been killed today, taking the total this week to over 500. Warning: this report contains distressing images.