Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3781

Incident date

August 10, 2019

Location

التمانعة, Al Tamana`a, Idlib , Syria

Airwars assessment

One civilian was reported killed, and 17 others injured, in airstrikes on Al Tamana`a, Idlib, on August 10th.

Baladi News stated that “the raids caused the martyrdom of one civilian as a preliminary outcome, and wounded 17 others, including 11 children and three women, found by civil defense teams who took them immediately to medical points.”

Smart News reported that “Russian warplanes carried out four airstrikes on farms in the town, killing one civilian and wounding 17 others, including 11 children and three women. The raids targeted a cave near the farm where families were sheltering.”

Syrian Network for Human Rights named the fatality as Bayan Abdullah Ulwan.

All sources attributed the attack to Russian forces.

The incident occured around midday.

Summary

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • (1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    17
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (11) [ collapse]

Media
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    Image Caption Translation: "A man was martyred and 11 children, 3 women and 3 men were injured as a result of airstrikes targeting the town of Al-Tamana`a in the southern countryside of Idlib by a Russian warplane at noon today" (via @abuhuzaifa_)
  • Image Caption Translation: "A martyr and 17 others, including 11 children and 3 women, were injured due to airstrikes targeting Al-Tamana`a town of Idlib countryside by a Russian warplane." (via Syria Civil Defense)
  • Image Caption Translation: "A martyr and 17 others, including 11 children and 3 women, were injured due to airstrikes targeting Al-Tamana`a town of Idlib countryside by a Russian warplane." (via Syria Civil Defense)
  • Image Caption Translation: "A martyr and 17 others, including 11 children and 3 women, were injured due to airstrikes targeting Al-Tamana`a town of Idlib countryside by a Russian warplane." (via Syria Civil Defense)
  • Image Caption: "Russian forces killed a civilian in al Tamana’a town in Idlib, on Aug 10 Bayan Abdullah Ulwan was killed as fixed- wing warplanes we believe were Russian fired missiles on al Tamana’a town in the southern suburbs of Idlib governorate, on August 10, 2019." (via Syrian Network for Human Rights)

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

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • (1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    17
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (11) [ collapse]