Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

TS291

Incident date

August 5, 2019

Location

برج القاص, Burj al-Qas, Aleppo, Syria

Geolocation

36.366537, 36.94052 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Village level. Continue to map

Geolocation accuracy

Village

Airwars assessment

One civilian was reportedly injured in a Turkish airstrike on Burj al-Qas.

ANF said: “Turkish invasion army has bombed the villages of Birc Qas and Mezin in Afrin’s Sherawa district this morning.

A civilian by the name of Munzur, whose last name couldn’t be learned, was killed in the attack which also left 35 years old woman Şehida Nebo and her father Nebo Mamo injured.”

War Correspondent-Journalists published a similar report.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

The victims were named as:

Family members (2)

  • Şehida Nebo 35 years old female Daughter injured
  • Nebo Mamo Adult male Father injured
  • Munzur Adult male killed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • (1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • 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 (2) [ collapse]

Turkish Armed Forces Assessment:

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

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • (1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • 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 (2) [ collapse]