A young man was killed, and several more were wounded, following an air or artillery strike on Halfaya. Sources were conflicted as to who whether this was the work of Russia or the regime, though most reports pointed to the regime.
Most sources blamed Syrian regime rocket launches and barrel bombs.
There were no specific reports indicating the number of wounded civilians – though reports noted that people were injured.
According to multiple sources, including Al Jazeera, the raids were to counter a “a large ground offensive on the armed opposition sites in the area”.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Mohammed al-Awad Age unknown male killed
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Russian Armed Forces Assessment:
Original strike reports
Russia has not reported any specific strikes between April 1st - 31st 2017.