A single source, Deir Ezzor 24, said that one civilian was killed following strikes by unknown aircraft on the house of Farouk al Mashouk – known as the ‘Mufti’s house’ – which was being used by Daesh as a prison.
The correspondent said the raid had resulted in the death of the prisoner Laith Allawi al-Jab. Reportedly the rest of the raids “focused on the kindergarten Al-Rayaheen near the mosque Othman bin Affan and near the headquarters of the Hesba of the (state) organization”. No further details are presently available.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Laith Allawi al-Jab Adult male killed
Sources (1) [ collapse]
Reports of the incident mention the house of Farouk Al Mashouh (فاروق المشوح) in the city of Al Mayadin (المیادین), also known as the ‘Mufti’s house,’ which was allegedly used as an IS prison. Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location of this building. The generic coordinates for the city of Al Mayadin (المیادین) are: 35.016667, 40.444167.
Attached to this civilian harm incident is the Pentagon's declassified assessment of this civilian harm allegation, obtained by Azmat Khan and the New York Times through Freedom of Information requests and lawsuits filed since March 2017, alongside the corresponding press release published by the Pentagon. Airwars is currently analysing the contents of each file, and will update our own assessments accordingly.
US-led Coalition Assessment:
Civilian casualty statements
Jun 28, 2018
The report contains insufficient information of the time, location and details to assess its credibility
Original strike reports
For September 27th – 28th the Coalition reported “Near Dayr Az Zawr, two strikes destroyed four ISIS supply routes and an ISIS headquarters.”