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Amnesty: Syria Killed Civilians in Illegal Airstrikes

Syrian forces killed civilians in airstrikes on the northern town of Raqqa last November in attacks that violated human rights law, according to a new report Tuesday from Amnesty International. The report presents accounts of airstrikes on separate days that killed 115 civilians, including 14 children. Amnesty spoke by phone or Skype with witnesses to the attacks and local activists. They described airstrikes that hit areas that had no military targets nearby or ones where civilians...

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