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Idlib Province is held by al-Qaeda affiliate the Nusra Front as well as other Sunni Islamists. London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights is sympathetic to the Sunni Islamists.




Reuters:

Overnight air strikes killed 28 people, including four children, in a village in rebel-held Idlib province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Saturday.

Rescue workers have said Syria and Russia have killed scores of civilians in air strikes that began after insurgents launched an offensive against government-held areas in the north west of the country on Sept. 19.

The Russian and Syrian militaries say they only target militants and deny killing civilians.

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Armanaz, Idlib Governorate is in the middle of the map below.

47.3° N
14° E
59° E
24.8° N

 

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Armanaz, Idlib Governorate, Syria




Syria (SY) is estimated to have a population of 18.6 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of -2.3% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will decrease by 2 million.