Syrian State TV says opposition offensive killed 3 children

This photo provided by the Revolutionary Forces of Syria, an opposition activist media organization, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows an airstrike that killed over 20 people in the village of Hass, Syria, Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016. A team of first responders, the Syrian Civil Defense in Idlib, said at least 50 were wounded in the raids that used parachute mines, targeting the residential area and schools in the village of Hass. Most of those killed were children, the group said on its Facebook page.  (Revolutionary Forces of Syria, via AP)
This photo provided by the Revolutionary Forces of Syria, an opposition activist media organization, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows an airstrike that killed over 20 people in the village of Hass, Syria, Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016. A team of first responders, the Syrian Civil Defense in Idlib, said at least 50 were wounded in the raids that used parachute mines, targeting the residential area and schools in the village of Hass. Most of those killed were children, the group said on its Facebook page. (Revolutionary Forces of Syria, via AP)

The Syrian State TV has stated that four people, including three children, were killed and many others were injured in opposition shelling on government-controlled Dahiyat Al-Assad in Aleppo city, according to AP.

“The Sunday shelling comes on the third day of a rebel offensive that aims to breach a government siege on Aleppo’s rebel-held eastern districts. A tight siege has been in place since July.” AP reported.

According to the Associated Press, a Syrian military official, speaking on condition of anonymity in line with regulations, said the government is reinforcing its positions in and around the city to repel rebel advances.

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