Retrieved 14 December 2016.
Yamḥad was destroyed by the under in the 16th century BC.
Retrieved 31 July 2012.
On 30 July, the rebels , a town north of Aleppo, gaining a direct route between the city and the Turkish border—an important rebel supply base.
However, the YPG-controlled neighborhood of came under a siege by both Syrian government forces and the rebels.
According to the investigators, since these actions were carried out deliberately they constituted a war crime.