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Report: Rocket attack kills 13 in Syria's Aleppo

BEIRUT - A rebel rocket attack killed 13 people Friday in Syria's northern city of Aleppo, the latest shelling to strike the country's largest city, Syria's state news agency reported.

 

State news agency SANA said the rocket attack in Aleppo also wounded 17 people in the city's northern neighborhood of Achrafieh.

 

The agency said the attack was carried out by "terrorists," the term the government uses to refer to rebels trying to overthrow President Bashar Assad.

 

It said the shells also damaged two houses in the area. (AP)