Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

RS3823

Incident date

June 19, 2019

Location

سراقب, Saraqib, Idlib, Syria

Airwars assessment

At least one woman was wounded when alleged Russian or Syrian regime airstrikes struck a bakery in the town of Saraqib on June 19th, 2019, according to local sources.

@ShahbaPress reported: “Civilian casualties following air raids on a bakery in the town of Saraqib in the eastern countryside of Idlib.” Edlib Media Center reported that one civilian was injured and that the bakery had been destroyed in the strikes.

Horrya reported that a woman was injured.

While nearly all sources reported that the Syrian regime had been responsible for the strikes. Shaam News Network blamed both Russia and the Syrian regime.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Summary

  • Strike status
    Contested strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    1–2
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces
  • Suspected target
    Unknown

Sources (10) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (8) [ collapse]

  • Site where an airstrike allegedly struck a bakery in the town of Sarqeb on June 19th (via Edlic Media Center).
  • Site where an airstrike allegedly struck a bakery in the town of Sarqeb on June 19th (via Edlib Media Center).
  • Site where an airstrike allegedly struck a bakery in the town of Sarqeb on June 19th (via Edlib Media Center).
  • Site where an airstrike allegedly struck a bakery in the town of Sarqeb on June 19th (via Edlib Media Center).
  • Site where an airstrike allegedly struck a bakery in the town of Sarqeb on June 19th (via Edlib Media Center).
  • Site where an airstrike allegedly struck a bakery in the town of Sarqeb on June 19th (via Edlib Media Center).
  • Video showing the site where an alleged airstrike struck a bakery in Saraqib on June 19th (via Edlib Media Center).
  • Footage of the aftermath of alleged Russian or Syrian regime airstrikes on Saraqib on June 19th, 2019 (via @hossinorabi).

Russian Armed Forces Assessment:

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

Syrian Regime Armed Forces Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Syrian Regime Armed Forces
  • Syrian Regime Armed Forces position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Contested strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    1–2
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Contested
    Competing claims of responsibility e.g. multiple belligerents, or casualties also attributed to ground forces.
  • Suspected attackers
    Russian Armed Forces, Syrian Regime Armed Forces
  • Suspected target
    Unknown

Sources (10) [ collapse]