Syrian Cluster Bombs Target Civilians

Explosives can cover hundreds of yards

By Matt Cantor,  Newser Staff

Posted Dec 21, 2012 4:28 AM CST

(Newser) – As war rages on in Syria, Bashar al-Assad's government hasn't hesitated to direct its attacks at civilians. Just last week, a military plane used cluster bombs—explosives capable of blanketing hundreds of yards—against the small town of Marea, the New York Times...   Read full story »

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