In the evening of July 24th, alleged Russian or Syrian airstrikes caused what was described as “a horrific massacre” of an entire family in the village of Tbeish near the town of Khan Sheikhoun in the southern countryside of Idlib.
Local sources reported that the airstrikes struck residential houses in the village of Tabish with several raids. According to Shaam News, the shelling of the area repeated two times, causing extensive destruction of more than 15 houses. The source initially reported eight civilians were killed in addition to a number of missing persons, mostly children and women. In a later post however, the source reported nine civilians were killed.
Step News Agency put the death toll higher and claimed that 10 civilians were killed in the raid.
Among those 10 civilians, were three children and two women – according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
The incident occured in the evening.