Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3690

Incident date

July 16, 2019

Location

جسر الشغو, Jsir Al Shoughour, Idlib, Syria

Airwars assessment

Local source Shaam News reported that Russian warplanes increased air raids on a number of towns and villages in Idlib in Hama, targeting several civilian areas.

According to Jisr Media Center, 5 civilians were injured in 4 air raids with more than 12 missiles that struck the city of Jisr al-Shoughour and neighboring villages Ain al-Barada and Ashbark.

Syrian Network for Human Rights blame Syrian regime fixed-wing warplanes and claimed they fired missiles near Rab’a al Adawiyya School in Jisr al Shoghour city in Idlib, damaging its building.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

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

Sources (6) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (2) [ collapse]

  • Smoke circling up from Jisr Al-Shoughour after it was struck by alleged airstrikes on July 16th (via Jisr Media Center).
  • Alleged Syrian regime fixed- wing warplanes fired missiles near Rab’a al Adawiyya School in Jisr al Shoghour city in Idlib on July 16th (via Syrian Network for Human Rights).

Syrian Regime Armed Forces Assessment:

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

Russian Armed Forces Assessment:

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

Summary

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

Sources (6) [ collapse]