1. SYRIA

    40 Killed in Aleppo Hospital

    Syrian security forces inspect damages caused by a car bomb blast the day before in the northern city of Aleppo on November 17, 2012. At least seven people were killed in the attack that targeted an army post near the Syrian-French hospital in the city, Syria's state TV reported. AFP PHOTO/STR        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

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    The rules of warfare are certainly not in play in Syria’s ongoing civil conflict. Rebel leaders say at least 40 people were killed today when an airstrike hit a major hospital in the city of Aleppo. Video shows the blast hitting the front waiting area which is usually densely populated. The same hospital had been damaged earlier this year when an artillery shell struck the maternity ward.

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