Two civilians were reported killed in airstrikes on Al Bashiriya, Idlib, on August 21st.
One child was initially reported killed, yet as understanding of events unfolded, Jisr Media Center reported that “the death toll of the martyrs in the town of # Bashiriya [rose] to two martyrs after the death of “Abdul Raouf Haj Ibrahim” from his injury.”
The child killed was named Omar Hassan Rashwani by Jisr Media Center.
Edlib Media Center, and Syrian Network for Human Rights, also reported “two civilian martyrs and several wounded after warplanes targeted Al-Bashiriya town west of Idlib with missiles.”
The Syrian Network for Human Rights reported damage to al Bashiriya al Reefiya Primary School as a result of the airstrikes.
While initial sources cited three injured, @SyrianCoalition cited “five civilians wounded”. Jisr Media Center named four wounded, one of whom later succumbed to his injuries.
Sources variously attribute the attack to Russian forces and the Syrian regime.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
The victims were named as:
Family members (3)
- Abdul Raouf Haj Ibrahim Adult male killed
- Khalil Ibrahim Haj Ibrahim Age unknown male injured
- Shahad Abdul Ra`ouf Haj Ibrahim Age unknown injured