The Russian military quickly insisted the plane was not shot down and blamed the crash on a technical error.
The Russian Defense Ministry said the An-26 twin-engine turboprop crashed Tuesday while preparing to land at the Hemeimeem air base in Syria, killing all 33 passengers and six crew on board.
UNICEF has said that more than 1,000 children have been killed or wounded in Syria in the first two months of 2018. During Syria's siege of Aleppo in 2016, there were similar ceasefires that were not ceasefires, and people who tried to leave were permitted to leave, but then were killed as they were leaving.
A military analyst said that if the army men free al-Reihan, they will open their path to the Eastern direction of the key town Douma after years of terrorists' occupation.
The Syrian government's offensive in the besieged rebel-held enclave of eastern Ghouta can not be justified by its targeting of a few hundred fighters, United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein said in a speech on Wednesday.
Syria has been embroiled in a civil war since 2011.
Air strikes, and artillery and rocket fire on the last major rebel-held enclave near the capital Damascus have killed hundreds and devastated residential areas since they began on February 18.
The report therefore concluded that the coalition had "failed to take all feasible precautions to avoid or minimise incidental loss of civilian life, injury to civilians and damage to civilian objects, in violation of worldwide humanitarian law".
The report calls on the Security Council to take additional steps after resolution 2401 was adopted, which explicitly provides for the cease of hostilities and facilitating the passage of humanitarian aids into besieged areas. They are exhausted, they are angry. "Protecting them is more important than the worldwide coalition's decisions".
"No child should be witnessing this in their very early state of development".
Since then, a humanitarian convoy reached the besieged eastern suburbs of Damascus on Monday, but the International Committee for the Red Cross said it was forced to halt the aid delivery after the security situation deteriorated while aid workers were on the ground.
At least 24 civilians were killed on Tuesday, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).
A United Nations convoy delivered food and medicine to the town of Douma on Monday, but aid agencies say Syrian authorities blocked numerous health supplies, including trauma and surgical kits as well as insulin.
Separately, an unnamed Syrian army colonel told state-run television network that Eastern Ghouta residents would return to the "state's embrace" very soon.
"After almost nine hours inside, the decision was made to leave for security reasons and to avoid jeopardizing the safety of humanitarian teams on the ground", Jens Laerke, deputy spokesman for the U.N.'s Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, tells the AP.
Almost half of the food aid could not be delivered and Syrian regime authorities removed some medical and health supplies from the trucks, the United Nations said. "The people sit with multiple families, with thousands of families in basement shelters", he said. "Food for civilians was in short supply or prohibitively expensive, and high rates of acute malnutrition were observed", he said.
"The violence called into question future aid deliveries", the wire service notes.
At the least, Skoog said, Sweden wants the government to immediate sign letters allowing another aid convoy to go to eastern Ghouta "preferably tomorrow".
"Regime forces control more than 50 percent of Ghouta", said Rami Abdel Rahman, the head of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring organisation.
The Syrian Foreign Ministry, consistent with its past positions, has denied the targeting of civilians, but Syria's official news agency, SANA, announced on Tuesday that soldiers loyal to the government had captured the town of Muhamadiya, just at the edge of Eastern Ghouta, and said that the military would continue its push to recapture the city.
The volunteer rescuers, known as the "White Helmets", said on Monday that the suspected chemical attack took place in the town of Hammuriyeh hours after an worldwide aid convoy entered the besieged enclave.
With the state witnessing a hung Assembly, the BJP has emerged as the kingmaker being wooed by both the main regional parties. Sarma was also confident that the long protracted Naga political issue would be solved with a stable government in the state.
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Among other things, he developed the first test for anabolic steroids as chairman of the Sports Council from 1971 to 1974. Bannister was unhappy and pondered giving up running but set a new goal for himself instead: the sub-four minute mile.
Aides described Hicks as a calming influence on the often volatile Trump, a quality that will be missed after her departure. He said spending the evening with them was the best time he'd had since watching their faces on election night.
Examinations for various classes by J&K School Board and Kashmir University have also been postponed. The youths were Suhail Ahmad Wagay, 22, Shahid Khan, 21, Shahnawaz Wagay, 23, and Gowhar Ahmad Lone.
It also guarantees the original club the right of first refusal to match any offer the player might receive from another team. This doesn't prevent them from working out a long-term contract, which general manager Ryan Pace says is still a priority .
He pointed out that CPI (M) secured 42.7 per cent votes by overcoming all types of "political machinations" of BJP in that State. Conrad Sangma , who leads BJP ally the NPP (National People's Party), will take oath as Meghalaya chief minister tomorrow.
The party may also stress that after Brexit , Northern Ireland companies must have unfettered access to markets across the UK. Speaking to RTE's Morning Ireland programme, he said more detail was now needed from the UK Government.
But per the WSJ report, after Trump won Cohen was complaining about how "he had yet to be reimbursed for the payment to Ms. Reached by CBS News, the Treasury Department would neither confirm nor deny that the transaction had been flagged.
Like Sanders did last month, Kelly on Friday blamed a little-known White House office composed of career staffers. On Friday, Kelly doubled down on claims he did not know the extreme extent of the allegations.
New Toyota Corolla hatch revealed at Geneva show
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Italy votes in uncertain general election
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NZ win toss, bowl against England
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Southampton vs. Stoke City: Opposition threat
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Liverpool 2-0 Newcastle: No problems at Anfield
A first defeat in five games , and just a second in nine, leaves Newcastle 16th in the table and two points above the dropzone. The second half proved more of the same until Sadio Mané doubled the lead in the 55th minute, effectively ending the match.
Is Ronda Rousey the WWE's Next Brock Lesnar?
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Trump criticizes actor Alec Baldwin again
Baldwin was brought on for the persona during the 2016 presidential campaign and has continued to mock the sitting president. Baldwin, a Democratic activist, received an Emmy award for his running parody a year ago on Saturday Night Live , or SNL .
The Miami Dolphins trade for Rams defensive end Robert Quinn
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SBI, PNB hike interest rates; home, auto loans to be costlier
For senior citizens, the rate on deposits for two years or more has been increased to 7 per cent from 6.5 per cent earlier. The banks have no option but to raise lending rates to insulate their profitability against the provisioning of bad loans.