Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

TS099

Incident date

January 21, 2018

Location

عداما, A'dama, Aleppo, Syria

Geolocation

36.768333, 36.661389 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Village level. Continue to map

Geolocation accuracy

Village

Airwars assessment

Two civilians were killed and four others were wounded in an alleged Turkish shelling of A’dama village in the Afrin countryside, according to local media.

The Kurdish Red Crescent reported that two civilians were killed and five people injured in the vicinity of Rajo in Afrin canton.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

  • Avin Azad Adult female named in a report shared with Airwars killed
  • Majd Abd Adult male named in a report shared with Airwars killed
  • Hiba Akram Osman 13 years old injured
  • Rokeyv Age unknown female injured
  • Diryan Muhammad Sedo Adult female injured
  • Merkhaz Ghareb Age unknown injured
  • Ferhad Mohammed Hemdosh Age unknown injured
  • Mustefah Apo Hemo 12 years old male injuries to his lower limbs, named by The Kurdish Red Crescent injured
  • Unidentified girl Child female Ada Press, Sipan Silo and Hawar News added that a girl was also seriously injured, and blamed Turkey. injured

Summary

  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (1 woman1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    4
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Turkish Armed Forces

Sources (7) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (1) [ collapse]

  • An injured civilian recives medical treatment in the aftermath of an alleged Turkish raid on A'dama, 21st Jan 2018. (via Sherwan)

Turkish Armed Forces Assessment:

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

Summary

  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (1 woman1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    4
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Turkish Armed Forces

Sources (7) [ collapse]