Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

RS3555

Incident date

January 28, 2019

Location

كفر نبل, Kafr nabil, Idlib, Syria

Airwars assessment

An alleged “rocket attack” on Kafr Nabil, south of Idlib, wounded two civilian men according to sources on the ground.

Smart news was one of several sources that blamed the Russian forces, claiming that the rocket was launched from a base in the village  “Qubaybat Abu Huda”. Other sources blamed the Syrian regime.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

  • Hossam al-Hassani Age unknown male injured
  • Mohammed al-Khatib Age unknown male injured

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    0
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Airwars grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected belligerent
    Unknown

Sources (7) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (5) [ collapse]

  • A rocket shell believed to belong to the Syrian regime after it allegedly targeted Kafar nabil according to @abomuhamed12345.
  • A rocket shell found after an alleged attack on Kafar nabil according to @ayhamStaif.
  • Hossam al-Hassani and Mohammed al-Khatib were wounded caused by an alleged attck on Kafar Nabil (via @abds02747).
  • Video depicting the destruction after an alleged airstrike on Kafr Nabil (via JisirTV).
  • Video depicting the destruction after an alleged airstrike on Kafr Nabil (via Orient).

Geolocation notes (0) [ collapse]

Unknown Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Unknown
  • Unknown position for incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Civilians reported killed
    0
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Airwars grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected belligerent
    Unknown

Sources (7) [ collapse]