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Activists: Syria’s Assad Adds ‘Elephant Rockets’ to Arsenal

Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have added another improvised, indiscriminate weapon to their arsenal - this time so-called ‘Elephant rockets,’ named after the noise they make in flight. According to political activists, at least two dozen civilians were killed Tuesday in a Damascus suburb by the rockets. The ground-to-ground rockets were targeted this week on the suburb of Douma when clashes intensified between rebels and government forces. The suburb has been a...

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