Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3744b

Incident date

July 26, 2019

Location

البوابية, Al Baouabiya, Aleppo, Syria

Airwars assessment

Local sources alleged that Russian or Syrian missile strikes struck Al Baouabiya on the afternoon of July 26th, killing two civilians.

According to the Syrian Network for Human Rights, “two civilians were killed as fixed-wing Syrian regime warplanes fired several missiles on al Bawabiya village in Aleppo”.

Syrian Civil Defense teams who were at the scene reported that the attack was carried out in the afternoon and added that an unknown number of others were wounded.

Smart News claimed that thee others were wounded, including a woman.

While most sources blamed the Syrian regime, Russian forces were blamed by Justice Organization – who also identified the two men who were killed.

The incident occured in the afternoon.

  • Ramadan Ramadan Raslan Ramadan Adult male killed
  • Sari Mohammad Talib Adult male killed

Summary

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (2 men)
  • Civilians reported injured
    3
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected attackers
    Syrian Regime Armed Forces, Russian Armed Forces

Sources (7) [ collapse]

Media
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    Syrian Civil Defense volunteers transporting the bodies of the victims killed in alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes on Al Baouabiya on July 26th (via Syrian Civil Defense Aleppo).
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    Syrian Civil Defense volunteers transporting the bodies of the victims killed in alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes on Al Baouabiya on July 26th (via Syrian Civil Defense Aleppo).
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    Syrian Civil Defense volunteers transporting the bodies of the victims killed in alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes on Al Baouabiya on July 26th (via Syrian Civil Defense Aleppo).
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    Syrian Civil Defense volunteers transporting the bodies of the victims killed in alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes on Al Baouabiya on July 26th (via Syrian Civil Defense Aleppo).
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    Syrian Civil Defense volunteers transporting the bodies of the victims killed in alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes on Al Baouabiya on July 26th (via Syrian Civil Defense Aleppo).
  • A car in the village of Al Baouabiya after it was struck by alleged Syrian or Russian airstrikes on July 26th (via Syrian Civil Defense Aleppo).
  • One of the victims of alleged Russian or Syrian regime strikes on Al Baouabiya on July 26th (via Justice Organization).
  • One of the victims of alleged Russian or Syrian regime strikes on Al Baouabiya on July 26th (via Justice Organization).

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

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (2 men)
  • Civilians reported injured
    3
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected attackers
    Syrian Regime Armed Forces, Russian Armed Forces

Sources (7) [ collapse]