In an incident previously untracked by Airwars, the Coalition announced on June 28th 2018 that it had unintentionally injured two civilians. According to the release, (5.) October 31, 2017, near al-Qaiem, Iraq, via self-report. During a strike destroyed Daesh headquarters, two civilians were unintentionally injured.
The Coalition provided Airwars with the location of the strike — 37SFU845121 (Military grid reference, 100 m accuracy). This placed the strike at the village of Al Baghouz, only a few hundred meters from the Syrian-Iraqi border.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
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US-led Coalition Assessment:
Original strike reports
For October 30th-31st the Coalition reported: “Near Al Qaim, four strikes engaged two ISIS tactical units and destroyed an ISIS vehicle, a staging site, a mortar firing position, and damaged 13 ISIS supply routes.”
Civilian casualty statements
During a strike destroyed Daesh headquarters, two civilians were unintentionally injured.