International airstrikes and civilian casualty claims in Iraq and Syria: July 2017

Coalition munition use – and civilian deaths – each drop by one third at Raqqa, as SDF campaign to capture city slows

Despite public denials, Belgium linked to two confirmed civilian casualty events

Coalition declares as ‘credible’ two Belgian civilian casualty events – yet secrecy continues

Children pay high price in fight to take Raqqa from ISIS

Coalition commander plays down high civilian toll in Syria, despite findings of monitors and investigators

International airstrikes and civilian casualty claims in Iraq and Syria: June 2017

Almost five times more Coalition than Russian civilian casualty allegations were tracked by Airwars during June

Mosul’s capture sees ISIS vanquished – but at a terrible cost

Thousands of civilians died in the battle to capture Mosul from so-called Islamic State – with much of the city now in ruins

International airstrikes and civilian casualty claims in Iraq and Syria: May 2017

Hundreds of civilians are now being killed monthly in Coalition airstrikes in both Iraq and Syria, credible reports indicate

Civilians face conflicting instructions as Coalition and SDF assault Raqqa

Differing advice to civilians at Raqqa sows confusion warn experts – as UN calls on Coalition to improve protections for non-combatants