Syrians emerge from a dust cloud following a reported air strike on Kafr Batna, in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus. Photo: AFP Syrians emerge from a dust cloud following a reported air strike on Kafr Batna, in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus. Photo: AFP
Syrians emerge from a dust cloud following a reported air strike on Kafr Batna, in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus. Photo: AFP

Russia said to send more warplanes to Syria, diplomacy ‘on life support’

Moscow and Syria’s president spurned a US-Russian brokered ceasefire agreed to this month and launched attacks on rebel-held areas in Aleppo

Syrians emerge from a dust cloud following a reported air strike on Kafr Batna, in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus. Photo: AFP Syrians emerge from a dust cloud following a reported air strike on Kafr Batna, in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus. Photo: AFP
Syrians emerge from a dust cloud following a reported air strike on Kafr Batna, in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus. Photo: AFP
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