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The figure is far lower than the death tolls given by groups which have monitored the conflicts in the two countries.
Air strikes by Syrian regime ally Russia have killed 10 civilians including five children in a northwestern jihadist bastion, a monitor says Monday.
The 6-month-old operation to wipe out the last vestige of Islamic State's once-sprawling proto-state is close to reaching its inevitable outcome.
The pilot and the Indian Air Force (IAF) is at the heart of the crisis between two countries who have conducted air strikes on each other's territory in the last two days.
The foreign ministry has also urged the two countries to exercise restraint and engage in dialogue.
At least 29 fighters, including 22 Huthi rebels, have been killed in clashes and air strikes in Hodeida province.
Aid organisations have warned that any military campaign to retake the region could spark one of the worst humanitarian disasters in Syria's seven-year war.
Regime shelling and Russian air strikes have targeted areas on Idlib's periphery in recent days, ahead of an expected assault on the province.
Russia resumed air strikes against insurgents in Idlib province on Tuesday after a hiatus of several weeks, according to a Syrian rebel and a war monitor.
UN investigators said that all sides in Yemen's conflict may have committed war crimes, highlighting deadly air strikes, rampant sexual violence and the recruitment of young children as soldiers.
The strikes came hours after the Huthis said they had targeted Dubai airport with a drone attack, which was denied by the United Arab Emirates, a leading member of the coalition.
Residents said coalition warplanes had begun their bombardment after midnight, attacking a Houthi military police camp, a plastic factory and the districts of Zubaid and al-Tahita to the south.
The operation resulted in the complete destruction of the targets, and the killing of around 45 terrorists," the military's joint operations command said.
The strikes were carried out in the Turkish provinces of Diyarbakır and Şırnak, as well as an area of northern Iraq where the Kurdistan Workers' Party has bases.
The air strikes were a response to a Taliban attempt to capture Farah.
Air strikes by a Saudi-led military coalition killed at least 20 people attending a wedding in a village in northwestern Yemen late on Sunday, residents and medical sources said.
Regime forces are locked in violent clashes with Jaish al-Islam rebels in agricultural areas to the southwest and east of the town.
At least 80 people were killed on April 4 last year when war planes dropped sarin gas on his hometown of Khan Sheikhun in northwest Syria.
The latest deaths has brought the toll for the nearly month-old offensive to 1,364, with world powers still unable to stop one of the devastating conflict's worst crises.
805 civilians -- including at least 178 children -- have been killed since Russia-backed regime forces launched an assault on the besieged enclave outside Damascus on February 18.
The Taliban is to give input to the peace-making process to draw them, as an organisation, to peace talks.
As eastern Ghouta continues to be hit by barrages of artillery and air strikes, the rest of the world seems to be at a loss when it comes to finding a solution.
Air strikes also kills 11 rebel fighters and wounds 16 civilians.
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says among the dead were 13 members of a single family.
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