al-Qaeda-linked jihadist groups

Boston Bombing is routine in Syria

Assad back to bombing civilians

Since Oct. 20 the Syrian military has staged at least 769 attacks including barrel bombings in many areas of Syria, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

Bombing runs by the Syrian air force during the past 10 days have killed at least 221 civilians, a third of them children

Assad back to bombing civilians