Multiple local sources said that over 240 civilians had been killed and large numbers wounded in the past four days, allegedly by aircraft and airstrikes of the US-led Coalition. Sharqiya Voice estimated that 250 were killed in a 48 hour period, though all other sources alleged the slightly lower toll occurred over four days.
Please note that this is a general civilian casualty estimate, and will almost certainly encompass figures from other entries.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
Sources (5) [ collapse]
Reports of these incidents mention the city of Ar Raqqah (الرقة), for which the generic coordinates are: 35.9505639, 39.0094148.
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 October 3rd – 4th the Coalition reported •Near Raqqah, 30 strikes engaged 16 ISIS tactical units; destroyed 14 fighting positions, two vehicles, and a logistics node; and suppressed four fighting positions.