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August 16, 2012 2:00 am

Syrian Jets Bomb Rebel Held Town of Azaz

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Mosque on the northeast outskirts of Azaz, Syria. Photo: wiki commons.

Businessweek – The Syrian fighter jets swooped in low over the rebel-held town of Azaz Wednesday in two bombing runs that sent panicked civilians fleeing for cover and reduced homes to rubble. Associated Press reporters who witnessed the air raids near the Turkish border saw at least eight dead including a baby and dozens wounded, most of them women and children.

One man was pulled bloodied but alive from the wreckage of destroyed homes.

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