Mortar Attacks Kill 15 Across Syria

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March 24, 2014 AT 3:35 AM
At least 15 people were killed Sunday in different parts of Syria in multiple mortar attacks by armed militant groups, local media reported. Eight people were killed when mortar shells landed in Syria's Latakia province and two people, including a schoolgirl, were killed by mortar shelling on the Kabbas district of Damascus. In Homs province, four people were killed by mortar attacks while in another incident, a man was killed by a mortar attack against Busra City. Over 100,000 people have been killed and millions displaced since rebels started to fight against the Syrian government in March 2011.