Eight to nine civilians including two women and four children were killed in an alleged Russian airstrike on Al Bab.
SNN reported that alleged Russian warplanes shelled the residential houses northwest of Al Bab city in eastern Aleppo suburbs, under the control of ISIL.
The IS agency Al A’maq also reported on the incident, stating that nine people were killed and 15 injured – mostly women and children, but they did not specify who was responsible. And Halab News claimed regime helicopters were responsible, after dropping barrel bombs on the city.
Among the dead Alaan TV named “four members of the family of Ahmed Abdullah Al Sha’aban including two children.”
The local time of the incident is unknown.
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Russian Armed Forces Assessment:
Original strike reports
Russia has not reported any strikes between 11-15 January.