Between three and six civilians including one child died and several others were wounded in alleged Turkish air or artillery strikes on Al Bab, Syria, local media reported.
Al Raed La Ykazeb Ahlahu cited the IS media agency Al A’amaq, reporting that there had been “18 Turkish raids on Al Bab and more than 100 artillery shells dropped on January 7th”.
According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, “Turkish forces and warplanes, which killed at least 6 people and injured several others including children, and the death toll is expected to rise because there are some people in a critical situation.”
Halab News named the civilians killed in Al Bab and reported it was a result of artillery shelling. They did not attribute blame.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Abdel Qader Abboud al Najjar Child male named by Halab News killed
- Fadel Hassan al Sha’abo Age unknown male named by Halab News killed
- The son of Hassan al Sha’abo Age unknown male named by Halab News killed
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Reports of the incident mention the city of Al Bab (مدينة الباب), for which the generic coordinates are: 36.371972, 37.51631. Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further.