IDLIB, Syria

At least five civilians were killed and nine others injured in Russian airstrikes on Idlib de-escalation zone in northwestern Syria on Monday, according to a local civil defense agency.

Two children were killed and five others injured in an airstrike on Binnish town. Another airstrike in Maar Shimmareen village left two women and one child dead as well as four others injured, the White Helmets said.

Meanwhile, the Assad regime hit a school in Maar Shimmareen with a barrel bomb, the group said, adding a rescue operation is underway.

Since Moscow and Ankara reached a deal in September

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