Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

TS361a

Incident date

October 20, 2019

Location

Zormixar, Aleppo, Syria

Geolocation

36.834913, 38.034368 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Village level. Continue to map

Geolocation accuracy

Village

Airwars assessment

The Kurdish Red Crescent reported that one civilian was killed and seven others were injured in an alleged Turkish forces attack on Zormixar west of Kobani/Ain Al Arab in Aleppo- Syria on October 20th, 2019.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

  • Khaled Barazi Age unknown male KRC killed
  • Khalid Ali 23 years old male Fragments in his body killed
  • Mousa Mustafa, 20 years old male Fragments in his body injured
  • Jinda Age unknown female Fragments in her body injured
  • Badir Muhammad 21 years old male Fragments in his body injured
  • Afrini Tapqa 21 years old male Fragments in his body injured
  • Yousif Muhammad 21 years old male injured
  • Shiyar Dari 23 years old male leg injury injured

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • Civilians reported injured
    7
  • 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 (5) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (1) [ collapse]

Geolocation notes

Reports of the incident mention the village of Zormixar, for which the generic coordinates are: 36.834913, 38.034368. Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further.

Turkish Armed Forces Assessment:

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

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    1
  • Civilians reported injured
    7
  • 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 (5) [ collapse]