Between two and 32 civilians were killed – including women and children – and dozens were injured, in an airstrike on Rasim Al Faleh, Aleppo, according to local media. All sources blamed Russian warplanes for he raids.
Sources were conflicted as to how many civilians were killed in the strikes. Almost all sources reported that 16 civilians were killed in the strikes – Zaman al wasl specified that half of them were women. Smart reported that only three civilians were killed – including one child. Step reported the lowest figure, suggesting that two civilians were killed in the strikes. VDC however named 17 civilian casualties, and a local source, Maskana, named 24. Overall however, 32 caulties are named spread across all sources.
Sources were in agreement that a car was targeted on the road leading out from Rasim Al Faleh, carrying civilians who were fleeing clashes. An image published shows a truck upturned on the side of the road.
Some sources reported that civilians housing was targeted too, causing huge fires to break out. Zaman al wasl reported that Atira school was partially damaged too.
Some of the dead were unidentified, however named as from the same family.
One source named the car a Honda, the other Hyundai.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
The victims were named as:
Family members (6)
- Marwa Abdul Aziz Al - Hamoud Child killed
- Abdul Aziz Al-Hamoud male killed
- Dua 'Abdul Aziz Al - Hamoud Child killed
- Louay Abdul Aziz Al - Hamoud Child killed
- Hiba Abdel Wahab Al - Hamoud Child female killed
- Buthaina Abdel Wahab Al - Hamoud Child female killed
Family members (3)
- Ritaiba Mahmoud Al-Abdullah Adult female killed
- Child of Ritaiba Mahmoud Al-Abdullah 1 Child killed
- Child of Ritaiba Mahmoud Al-Abdullah 2 Child killed
Family members (3)
- Wife of Ahmed Abdullah Al Dahir Adult female killed
- Child of Ahmed Abdullah Al Dahir 1 Child killed
- Child of Ahmed Abdullah Al Dahir 2 Child killed
Family members (4)
- Woman from the Ahmad Abdallah Hamada family 1 Adult female killed
- Woman from the Ahmad Abdallah Hamada family 2 Adult female killed
- Woman from the Ahmad Abdallah Hamada family 3 Adult female killed
- Woman from the Ahmad Abdallah Hamada family 4 Adult female killed
- Tariq Abdul Aziz Al Mahmoud Age unknown killed
- Zahra Al Makyaz Adult female killed
- Haifa Abdul Wahab Mahmoud Child female killed
- Bara’a Abdul Wahab Child female killed
- Zkour Mustafa Al - Mudhahy Age unknown killed
- Zakur Al Abbas Age unknown killed
- Abdullah Al Ibrahim Age unknown male killed
- Ahmed Abdullah Al Mahmoud Age unknown male killed
- Ahmed Karim Kasmawi Child male killed
- Ali Ismail Leader Age unknown male killed
- Ali Al-Jariyat Age unknown male killed
- Issa Mohammed Al - Issa Age unknown killed
- Members of Ahmed Abdullah Al Dahir family Age unknown unknown number killed
- child Ahmad al Abdallah Ammar Age unknown lost his leg injured
- the wife of Jamil al Daher Adult female injured
- two of Jamil al Daher’s children Child injured
- Zahra al-Makeez Adult female killed
- Hanan Abd al-Wahab al-Mahmoud Child killed
- Manal Abd al-Wahab Child killed
Sources (26) [ collapse]
Russian Armed Forces Assessment:
Original strike reports
Russia has not reported any specific strikes between April 1st - 31st 2017.