Local media reported the death of two civilians in an alleged Coalition airstrike on Raqqah.
According to Asharqiya Voice, they died “a few weeks ago”.
Writing on Facebook on October 28th, Mohammad al Fahal, reportedly a family member of the victims, said: “My aunt has moved to the mercy of God.. Najah Ramadan al Fahl .. and a few days later her husband followed her ..my uncle Hajj Ahmad Abdel Hamid al Mulla Hassan. And this was due to the bombing of Raqqa city as they were not able to get out of the city before it was put under siege. The news has just reached us from one of the survivors.” Again, the date of death was not given.
The last reported Coalition action in the city was on October 16th, with victory over ISIS declared by the SDF the following day.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Ahmed Abdul Hamid Mulla Hassan Adult male killed
- Najah Ramadan Al Fahl Adult female killed
Sources (4) [ collapse]
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 16th-17th it noted: “Near Raqqah, three strikes suppressed three ISIS communication lines.” The last reported strikes prior to this were on October 12th.