Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3788

Incident date

August 11, 2019

Location

بلدات متعددة في ادلب, Several towns in Idlib, Idlib , Syria

Airwars assessment

Shaam News reported that “Russian and Regime warplanes and helicopters launched airstrikes on the first day of Eid al-Adha.”

The agency reported an unspecified “many wounded, including children, due to raids, artillery and rocket shelling on the cities and towns of Kafarnabil, Hayesh, Tarmela, Sheikh Mustafa, Mudaya, Al-Raqaya, Al-Tamana`a, Kfareen, Umm Zaytouna, Kafarsejneh, Rakaa Sejna, Madaya, Tahtaya, Ma’ar zita, Naqir, Sukik, Tal A`as, Al-Hubeit, Maarat Horma, Terae, Kafar awaid, Mouqa Al Amrya Abdeen , and Al Najia.”

Airwars has set a possible injury range of 2 to 12 for this event – and is conducting ongoing research.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    2–12
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Weak
    Single source claim, though sometimes featuring significant information.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (1) [ collapse]

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
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    2–12
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Weak
    Single source claim, though sometimes featuring significant information.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (1) [ collapse]