One named civilian man was reportedly killed and several more were wounded by airstrikes targeting the al-Mowasalat neighbourhood of Aleppo, local sources reported. While most sources blamed Russia for the civilian harm, there was also an allegations against the Assad regime.
The incident was reportedly part of a wider shelling of neighbourhoods in Aleppo that day. @Syriamubasher tweeted: “One person was killed and others wounded in a bombardment by a warplane which fired a missile on the neighborhood of the Al Mouasalat, Aleppo”.
Three sources, @ShahpaPress, Smart News, VDC, pointed to Russia as the culprit, while only one, Orient News, blamed Assad. A number of other sources didn’t identify the culprit.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Muhammad Salem Dali Adult male killed
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Russian Armed Forces Assessment:
Original strike reports
Russia has not reported any specific strikes between November 1st – 30th 2016.
On 6 January 2017, Russia, however, reported: “Since November 8, 2016, the aircraft carrier group of the Northern Fleet consisting of the heavy aircraft carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov, the heavy nuclear missile cruiser Pyotr Velikiy, the large ASW ship Severomorsk, as well as auxiliary vessels of the Black Sea Fleet, has been fulfilling counterterrorist missions on the territory of Syria”, adding that ”in the course of two months of their participation in the combat actions, naval aviation pilots have carried out 420 combat sorties, 117 of them were night ones.”
Additionally, Russia reported that its air forces have carried out strikes in Aleppo during November and December 2016.