Syrian Government steps up offensive in south-west, defying US warnings

Syrian Government steps up offensive in south-west, defying US warnings

Posted June 23, 2018 06:10:07 Photo: About 12,000 people have been displaced by fighting in Syria’s south-west. (REUTERS/Alaa al-Faqir) Syrian government helicopters dropped barrel bombs on opposition areas of the south-west this week for the first time in more than a year, according to a war monitor and rebel officials, …