Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3711

Incident date

July 21, 2019

Location

كفروما, Kafarouma, Idlib, Syria

Airwars assessment

Brothers Ibrahim and Mohammad Mustafa al Deek were killed by missiles on Kafrouma village in Idlib, allegedly fired from Syrian regime fixed-wing warplanes. Step News blamed both Russian and Syrian warplanes for the attack.

According to local sources, another child and a woman were killed, bringing the total death toll to four civilians. Ten others were reported injured by the Syrian Civil Defense, who were at the scene.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    4
  • (3 children1 woman)
  • Civilians reported injured
    10
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.

Sources (6) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (2) [ collapse]

  • Alleged Syrian fired missiles struck Kafrouma village in Idlib on July 21st (via Syrian Network for Human Rights).
  • The brothers Ibrahim and Mohammad Mustafa al Deek were killed as alleged Syrian regime fixed- wing warplanes fired missiles on Kafrouma village in Idlib on July 21st (via Syrian Network for Human Rights).

Summary

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    4
  • (3 children1 woman)
  • Civilians reported injured
    10
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.

Sources (6) [ collapse]