Monday, December 5 2016 20:59 EET
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Two Russian female nurses killed after shelling of hospital in Aleppo - video showed the moment of firing
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Second casualty in Russian medical personnel after today's shelling in Aleppo has been revealed.

Another one Russian female nurse wounded earlier on Monday after rebel shelling in Aleppo, Syria has died from injuries, the Russian defence ministry reported, according to Uatoday.

"A Russian military medic heavily wounded after opposition militant artillery shelling of a ministry of defence's makeshift hospital in Aleppo has died from her wounds," the statement says.

Another medical officer's life is in danger, according to Igor Konashenkov, a spokesperson for the Russian military.


Earlier reported two Russian doctors were also wounded after rebel fighters reportedly shelled a makeshift hospital in the government-held part of Aleppo.

Moscow had sent in aid into the Furqan neighbourhood in the government-held part of the city a day earlier, including equipment to set up the field hospital, the reports also says.