FSA Shelling Prevents Evacuation of 200 Civilians from Eastern Aleppo

On Tuesday the Free Syrian Army fired mortar rounds and gas-filled canisters at a crowd of over  200 civilians who attempted to flee the besieged districts in eastern Aleppo, Rizan Hado, a senior member of the Syrian Democratic Council said.

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Hado said that the militants bombed he Sheikh Maqsood neighborhood, trying to stop citizens fleeing the besieged part of the city. “Free Syrian Army units…shelled the Sheikh Maqsood neighborhood of Aleppo with mortar rounds and gas-filled canisters, preventing safe evacuation of about 200 civilians from the eastern part of the city,” Rizan Hado told the Sputnik news agency.