Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3576

Incident date

June 11, 2019

Location

كفرعين, Kfarein, Idlib , Syria

Airwars assessment

Five to seven civilians including a woman were reported killed in airstrikes on Kfarein, Idlib, on June 11th.

While the Local Coordination Committee for Syria reported “five martyrs and four wounded, including women and children” in the attack, Syria Civil Defense and Syria.liveuamap cited seven fatalities.

Also reporting “at least five” fatalities, as “missiles were fired on the residential neighbourhoods in Kfarein village,” Syrian Network for Human Rights alleged that of those killed, one was a woman.

Three sources attributed the airstrikes to the Syrian regime, while one other source named Russian forces alongside the Syrian regime in reporting the incident. Meanwhile, one other source did not positively attribute blame.

No other information is known at this time.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    5 – 7
  • (1 woman)
  • Civilians reported injured
    4
  • Airwars grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected belligerents
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (5) [ collapse]

Russian Armed Forces Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Russian Armed Forces
  • Russian Armed Forces position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Syrian Regime Armed Forces Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Syrian Regime Armed Forces
  • Syrian Regime Armed Forces position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    5 – 7
  • (1 woman)
  • Civilians reported injured
    4
  • Airwars grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected belligerents
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (5) [ collapse]