Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

CS1897

Incident date

February 7, 2019

Location

بادية بلدة الطيان, Desert of Al Tayyana town, Deir Ezzor, Syria

Airwars assessment

An alleged Coalition airstrike targeted al-Tayyaneh town in the countryside of al-Mayadeen and killed up to five civilians, according to local sources.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that violent clashes between the Syria Democratic Forces and ISIS took place in the vicinity of al-Omar field, killing up to 10 ISIS members while two others were able to flee. According to Euphrates post, ISIS attacked the oil field on motorcycle after which the Coalition conducted several airstrikes that killed three civilians in the town of Tayyaneh near the oil field and wounded others.

Horrya news claimed a higher death toll and reported that five civilians were killed.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    3–5
  • Civilians reported injured
    0–2
  • Airwars grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.

Sources (20) [ collapse]

Geolocation notes (0) [ collapse]

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    3–5
  • Civilians reported injured
    0–2
  • Airwars grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.

Sources (20) [ collapse]