Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

RS3639

Incident date

May 1, 2019

Location

معرشورين, M’arshourin, Idlib, Syria

Airwars assessment

Local sources reported airstrikes in the towns of Tarmala, Ma’arshrouin and Al Mashrifa in the countryside of Idlib. According to Step News and EdlibEMC1, one civilian was wounded when an airstrike struck the outskirts of the village of Ma’arshrouin. EdlibEMC1 claimed that the victim was a young man who was wounded when the village was struck with rockets.

Yaqein reported that “a young man was also injured as a result of Russian air strikes targeting the outskirts of Maarshurin with missiles. ”

No other details are known at this time.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    1
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Russian Armed Forces

Sources (14) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (2) [ collapse]

  • Translate: "Russian warplanes launch air raids on the vicinity of village # M’arshourin rural Idlib South, and also targeted the vicinity of the village of Mashreifa rural West Idlib"
  • Translate: "Russian warplanes launch air raids on the vicinity of village # M’arshourin rural Idlib South, and also targeted the vicinity of the village of Mashreifa rural West Idlib" Via @NagiNajjar

Russian Armed Forces Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Russian Armed Forces
  • Russian Armed Forces position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    1
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Russian Armed Forces

Sources (14) [ collapse]