Two children were injured in alleged Turkish shelling of the village of Aqiba on October 27, 2022.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported that two children were injured by Turkish shelling of civilian homes in the village of Aqiba. SOHR added that Turkish forces launched more than 15 artillery shells at the village of Oqiba and that the shelling came from Turkish forces stationed in the village of Jalbal.
Hawar News provided the names of the the two children injured: Samar Idris (4 years old) and Joan Idris (3 years old). Both children were transferred to the hospital in Tel Rifaat district for treatment.
Both of the sources that reported on the incident attributed the shelling to Turkish forces.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
The victims were named as:
Family members (2)
- Samar Idris 4 years old injured
- Joan Idris 3 years old injured
Sources (6) [ collapse]
Reports of the incident mention the village of Aqiba (عقيبة), for which the generic coordinates are: 36.4375, 36.968333. Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further.