Aleppo Mosque Struck During Evening Prayers, Activists Say

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Activists reported airstrikes hit a mosque in Aleppo province’s western village of al-Jinah during evening prayer on March 16.

The strikes reportedly claimed several lives, with the most conservative death toll saying 35 were killed. A rescue volunteer of the Syrian Civil Defense, however, said more than 50 people were crushed under the rubble.

This footage from the local Syrian Civil Defense in Aleppo shows volunteers digging out a man trapped under rubble. Credit: YouTube/Syria Civil Defense via Storyful

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