Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3978D

Incident date

December 3, 2019

Location

بلدات متعددة, Several towns, Idlib, Syria

Airwars assessment

Russian and Syrian warplanes launched dozens of alleged air and artillery strikes on cities and villages across Idlib governorate on December 4th 2019, according to Shaam News Network.

The Shaam News Network wrote that the airstrikes “targeted the perimeter of the city of Maarat al-Numan, cities and towns of Kafranbel, Hish, Qatra, Ras al-Ward, Hass, Kafarsijnah, Moukah, Ghana, Kfaridine, Sheikh Sindian, Termla, Maarzita, Harakni, Farwan, Sarman, Raman, Samarah, Bursa, Farqalaya, Qaraysar, and Knaisar, China. Al-Kabira, Mataramatir, Al-Bureij, Mahmal, Kansafra, Al-Sha’ara, Ijaz, Khirbet, Karmaim, Swelling of Walnuts, Khreibah, Marand, Al-Tinna, Al-Fatera, Tel-Dum, Sahal, Hassana, Kfrouma and Ahsam”.

Currently, further information is unavailable.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Strike status
    Single source claim
  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • 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 status
    Single source claim
  • Strike type
    Airstrike and/or Artillery
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • 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]