Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

R3987

Incident date

December 4, 2019

Location

جزرايا, Jazraiya, Aleppo, Syria

Airwars assessment

Two civilians – a man and his mother – died and multiple members of another family, including babies, were injured in an alleged Russian or regime airstrike on Jazraiya, according to local media.

@ShahbaPress reported that “a woman and a man were killed and a baby girl and four girls, all from the same family, were injured”.

According to Smart,” a man and a woman were killed and eight others wounded as a result of the bombing of Russian warplanes missiles on the village of Jazraia in conjunction with being targeted by regime forces stationed in the village of Wasitah”

 

The local time of the incident is unknown.

The victims were named as:

Family members (5)

  • Ghadeer Abu Jadeea 9 years old female injured
  • Waad Abu Jadeea 21 years old injured
  • Mona Abu Jadeea 19 years old female injured
  • Ghadeer Abu Jadeea 18 years old female injured
  • Heba Abu Jadeea 14 years old injured
  • Hassan Abu Jadeea Age unknown male killed
  • Ruqaya Al-Afash (mother of Hassan Abu Jadeea) Age unknown female killed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Contested strike
  • Civilians harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (1 woman1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    5–9
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (10) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (3) [ collapse]

  • A wounded baby following an airstrike on Jazraya village in Aleppo, Dec 4th 2019 (via White Helmets)
  • A wounded baby following an airstrike on Jazraya village in Aleppo, Dec 4th 2019 (via White Helmets)
  • A wounded baby following an airstrike on Jazraya village in Aleppo, Dec 4th 2019 (via White Helmets)

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
    Contested strike
  • Civilians harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (1 woman1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    5–9
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces

Sources (10) [ collapse]