Children Pulled From Rubble After Airstrikes in Idlib Governorate

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The Syrian Civil Defense said that they responded to airstrikes in residential areas of Khan Shaykhun, Idlib governorate, on January 30, rescuing five women and children from rubble.The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said that a number of bombings had been carried out in Idlib along the M5 (also known as the International Highway), which runs through Khan Shaykhun. The series of airstrikes, which began on January 28, resulted in the deaths of 21, including six children, SOHR reported.This video shows the Syrian Civil Defense (also known as the White Helmets) remove a child from a ruined building and help to dig a woman out from rubble. The woman, who appears to be submerged in debris, can be seen to move her arm at the end of the video. Credit: Syrian Civil Defense in Idlib via Storyful