Air strike warning app helps Syrians dodge death from the skies

John Jaeger, one of two co-founders of Hala System, an early warning alert system linked to sirens inside rebel-held areas in Syria that warns people ahead of an airstrike, work at his office in Turkey September 11, 2018. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A Russian military aircraft thunders into the sky at 4.47 pm from Russia‚Äôs air base at Hmeimim in western Syria, veering to the east. An observer takes note of all three details, opens a phone app and enters the information into three designated fields. Fourteen minutes later and 100 kilometers away, Abdel […]

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