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UN warns of humanitarian disaster in Syria’s Idlib

About 500 civilians have been killed since the Syrian government offensive began nine weeks ago.

In Syria, the devastation of continued air raids on Idlib is being laid bare.

Nearly 500 civilians – many of them women and children – have been killed since the Russia-backed Syrian government offensive began nine weeks ago.

On the ground, Syrian forces are being accused of conducting a scorched-earth policy of destroying crops.

 

Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr reports from Beirut.