Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3960

Incident date

November 26, 2019

Location

كرسعة, Karsa’a, Idlib, Syria

Airwars assessment

Two civilians including a child died and several others were wounded in an alleged Russia or Assad regime airstrike on Karsa’a, according to local media.

Idlib Plus said two men were killed, and civilian homes were damaged.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that two civilians were struck as they returned from picking olives.

 

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (1 child2 men)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Russian Armed Forces

Sources (9) [ collapse]

Russian Armed Forces Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Russian Armed Forces
  • Russian Armed Forces position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (1 child2 men)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Russian Armed Forces

Sources (9) [ collapse]