Four civilians including two children died following air and artillery strikes on Al-Shaheel, according to local media. Most sources blamed Russian warplanes for the strikes which “targeted residential homes”, however some did not attribute blame.
Three of the civilians who died were a mother and her two children. An elderly man was also later reported dead.
No specific numbers of injured were reported, however Sharqiya voice post an image of two children injured in the raids.
A source reported that the artillery raids were violent and heavy.
@Al_sharqnews reported that “two raids by military aircraft targeted civilian houses, the first on the public street, and the second in the area of Al alwa” – they did not blame a belligerent and also reported there were no casualties from the incident.
Alaraby News was the first news agency to reported that four people were killed in the raid.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
The victims were named as:
Family members (3)
- Ms. Hana’ Osman Al-Rajab Adult female wife of Khaldoon Al-Saleh killed
- Heba Khaled Khaldoun Saleh Child female killed
- Khaled Khaldoun Saleh Child male killed
- Aswad Al-Ahmad Al-Ali Adult male killed