A non-combatant civilian male from the town of Al Kussair near Homs was reported killed in an airstrike.
While Syrian Martyrs attributed the strike to the coalition, VDC blamed the Assad regime. Other reports were unclear. The location of the man’s death was also confused, given variously as Aleppo-Kobane, or eastern al Buwaida near Homs.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Abd Al Rahman Ahmad Bkar. Adult male He is originally from al Buwaida al Sharqiya in Homs, reported killed in Kobani, Aleppo according to VDC in regime shelling killed
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US-led Coalition Assessment:
Original strike reports
Five coalition airstrikes are confirmed for the vicinity of Kobane for January 28th-29th 2015: “Near Kobani, five airstrikes struck an ISIL fighting position, three ISIL tactical units, and a large ISIL unit.” An additional two strikes are confirmed for January 29th-30th: “Near Kobani, two airstrikes struck two ISIL staging positions and destroyed two ISIL fighting positions and one ISIL vehicle.”