Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3577

Incident date

June 11, 2019

Location

حاس, Hass, Idlib , Syria

Airwars assessment

Multiple sources reported that two civilians were killed in airstrikes on Hass, Idlib, June 11th.

Four sources stated that both of those killed were women, and Local Coordination Committee for Syria also alleged that a “number” were wounded in the incident.

Syrian Network for Human Rights reported that “two women from the same family were killed” in the incident.

While three sources attributed the strikes to the Syrian regime, two others also named Russian forces alongside the regime in reporting of the incident.

Smart News reported that “two women were killed and others were wounded on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, by aerial bombardment of warplanes in the town of Hass near Idlib, northern Syria. Local activists told “Smart” that the warplanes bombed the village, killing two women and wounding several other civilians in addition to the destruction of a number of houses in the village.”

No other information is known at this time.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (2 women)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • 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 (7) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (1) [ collapse]

  • Video caption translation: "Two women were killed and others were wounded on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, by aerial bombardment of warplanes in the town of Hass near Idlib, northern Syria. Local activists told "Smart" that the warplanes bombed the village, killing two women and wounding several other civilians in addition to the destruction of a number of houses in the village."

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
    2
  • (2 women)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • 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 (7) [ collapse]