Syrian military claims US-led coalition airstrike hit regime forces

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SYRIA — The Syrian military says an airstrike by the US-led coalition hit a regime military position Saturday. The Russian military said 62 Syrian soldiers were killed near Deir Ezzor Airport, according to state-run Sputnik News Agency. It quoted Russian Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov as saying two F-16s and two A-10s carried out four strikes.