Between four and nine civilians including one woman died in alleged Turkish strikes on Al Bab, according to local media.
The victims were also named by Syrian Human Rights Committee, who blamed Turkey as well.
In a MTV Lebanon video on February 17th – at 0’15, the voice over states that “the Turkish army announced that it is near to completing the operation of taking control of the city of al Bab From Daesh. Nine civilians were killed. Ankara reported the deaths of 13 members of Daesh”.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Mohammad Abd al Basset al Bakri Age unknown male named by Al Bab and its outskirts coordination group on Facebook killed
- Zaher Mohammad Juma’a Sheikh Wees Adult male named by Al Bab and its outskirts coordination group on Facebook killed
- Amina al Kalzi Adult female Zaher’s wife, named by Al Bab and its outskirts coordination group on Facebook killed
- Saleh Hussein al Jabli Age unknown male named by Al Bab and its outskirts coordination group on Facebook killed
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Reports of the incident mention the city of Al Bab city (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.