One person died and several were left wounded in an alleged Russian or Assad-waged airstrike that struck Khan Sheikhoun, Idlib, local sources reported.
All known sources reported one civilian casualty, most likely a woman. AMC Aleppo’s reporting hinted that it was a male victim while @alikrarrkar and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights believed it was woman.
Several sources, such as @alrefaira reported that “two people were killed, including a woman in a bombing targeted the cities of Khan Sheikhun and Maara al-Nu’man in rural Idlib”, suggesting that both a man and a woman were killed in two different cities.
While most sources pointed to Russia as the culprit, Baladi News attributed blame to the Syrian regime.
The incident occured around midday.
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Russian Military Assessment:
Original strike reports
Russia has not reported any strikes between March 1st - 31st 2017.