Middle East

Syrians fear new 'silent' missiles

Communities caught in the fighting live in fear as new weapon offers little advance warning before it strikes.
Last Modified: 20 Jan 2013 18:13

As the bombardment of Syria continues, opposition activists say government forces are now using a new kind of missile.

Residents in the northern province of Idlib live in fear of the new weapon, which they say gives those targeted little warning before it strikes.

Al Jazeera's Sue Turton reports from Idlib province.


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