Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3675

Incident date

July 11, 2019

Location

اللطامنة, Al Latmina, Hama, Syria

Airwars assessment

Local sources reported a man who was killed in an alleged Russian airstrike on Al Latamina.

According to the Syrian Network for Human Rights, “Mohammad Musa al Hourani was killed and his wife was injured as fixed- wing warplanes we believe were Russian fired missiles on al Latamena town in Hama”.

Shabab Al Latamina published pictures of his two children, a girl and a boy, who it claimed were also wounded in the attack. The source posted a photo of a third child who it claimed was wounded in the attack as well, while in a last post the source concluded that a total of two people were killed and two wounded.

 

The local time of the incident is unknown.

  • Mohammed Musa Hourani Adult male killed
  • Child of Mohammed Musa Hourani Child female injured
  • Child of Mohammed Musa Hourani Child male injured
  • Muhsen Abdul Aziz al Khdairi 55 years old male killed

Summary

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1 – 2
  • Civilians reported injured
    1–4
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Weak
    Single source claim, though sometimes featuring significant information.
  • Suspected attacker
    Russian Armed Forces

Sources (9) [ collapse]

Media
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  • video showing a man carrying a wounded child after an alleged Russian airstrike struck Al Latamina on July 11th (via Shabab Al Latamina)
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    Child wounded in an alleged Russian airstrike on the city of Al Latamina in Hama on July 10th (via Shabab Al Latamina).
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    Children wounded in an alleged Russian airstrike on the city of Al Latamina in Hama on July 10th (via Shabab Al Latamina).
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    Men standing over the body of Mohammed Musa Hourani, who was killed in an alleged Russian airstrike on Al Latamina on July 11th (via Shabab Al Latamina).
  • Muhsen Abdul Aziz al Khdairi, age 52, was killed as Syrian regime forces fired Kornet missile on the agricultural lands in west of al Latamina on July 11th (via Syrian Network for Human Rights).

Russian Armed Forces Assessment:

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

Summary

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1 – 2
  • Civilians reported injured
    1–4
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Weak
    Single source claim, though sometimes featuring significant information.
  • Suspected attacker
    Russian Armed Forces

Sources (9) [ collapse]