Among the dead in Iraq and Syria are more than 1,4000 named civilian victims of likely Coalition airstrikes. Airwars looks at the stories of some of those individuals
Likely non-combatant deaths from Coalition actions in Iraq and Syria rose by 70 percent compared to 2015. And thousands of civilians died in likely Russian airstrikes throughout 2016.
Record numbers of civilian fatalities were reported in November 2016 from both Coalition and Russian airstrikes
Seven new civilian casualty events were admitted by the Coalition in December – including the first confirmed deaths from artillery strikes
Alleged Russian civilian casualty events were back to levels last seen in January, as Coalition geared for Mosul assault
New Amnesty study finds “compelling evidence” that 300 civilians died in just 11 Coalition strikes in Syria
Bataille de désinformation dans le chaotique ciel Syrien: la Belgique et la Russie s’accusent de causer des victimes civiles.
Research by Eline Westra and Kinda Haddad Russia has implied that a member of the US-led Coalition killed six civilians in rural Aleppo province on October 17th – a claim which drew a furious rebuttal from Belgium’s defence minister, who complained of “Russian disinformation.” The spat comes as a Moscow-declared pause appeared to be respected…Continue reading