Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3724

Incident date

July 23, 2019

Location

معرة النعمان, Ma`arat Al Nu`man, Idlib, Syria

Airwars assessment

Alleged Russian or Syrian regime airstrikes struck a residential neighborhood in Ma`arat Al Nu`man, according to local sources.

The head of the Syrian Civil Defense center in Maarat al-Nu’man Mohammed Abdul Salam said to Smart News that a man was killed and a family of a man, a woman and three children were injured after three raids by warplanes on the residential areas in the city.

No other details are known at this time.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • (1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    5
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (4) [ collapse]

Media
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  • Alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes struck a residential neighborhood in Ma`arat al-Nu'man on July 23rd (via Macro Media Center).
  • Alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes struck a residential neighborhood in Ma`arat al-Nu'man on July 23rd (via Macro Media Center).
  • Alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes struck a residential neighborhood in Ma`arat al-Nu'man on July 23rd (via Macro Media Center).
  • Alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes struck a residential neighborhood in Ma`arat al-Nu'man on July 23rd (via Macro Media Center).
  • Alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes struck a residential neighborhood in Ma`arat al-Nu'man on July 23rd (via Macro Media Center).
  • Syrian Civil Defense volunteer searching through the rubble after an alleged Russian or Syrian regime airstrike struck Ma`arat Al Nu`man on July 23rd (via Syrian Civil Defense).
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    Image Caption Translation: "Photos of the air raid site carried out by a Russian warplane on civilian houses in Ma'arat al-Nu'man." (via Idlib Plus)
  • Image Caption Translation: "Photos of the air raid site carried out by a Russian warplane on civilian houses in Ma'arat al-Nu'man." (via Idlib Plus)
  • Image Caption Translation: "Photos of the air raid site carried out by a Russian warplane on civilian houses in Ma'arat al-Nu'man." (via Idlib Plus)
  • Image Caption Translation: "Photos of the air raid site carried out by a Russian warplane on civilian houses in Ma'arat al-Nu'man." (via Idlib Plus)

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

  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • (1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    5
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (4) [ collapse]