Seven districts of Aleppo were shelled, Syria’s SANA news agency reported, adding that at least five civilians died and 29 others sustained injures.

 

Aleppo

 

According to other media reports, the victims included children.

 

Over the recent months, Aleppo has turned into a major battleground in Syria, where government forces are fighting against jihadists and numerous opposition groups. Thousands of citizens are believed to be trapped in the terrorist-besieged eastern parts of Aleppo with no access to food or water.