Tag: Air raids

US-led coalition admits killing at least 225 civilians in air strikes in Iraq

US-led coalition admits killing at least 225 civilians in air strikes in Iraq

According to the report the official number of civilians killed in the US-led coalition’s air raids in Iraq has risen to 225 amid fears for up to 750,000 people trapped in Mosul. United Nations humanitarian organisations have warned that the actual figure of total number of dead may be far higher, Monitoring group Airwars counting […]

March 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
Death toll at 32 in renewed air strikes on rebel-held east of Aleppo

Death toll at 32 in renewed air strikes on rebel-held east of Aleppo

Air strikes pounded neighborhoods around a children’s hospital and a blood bank in rebel-held eastern Aleppo on Wednesday in a second day of renewed bombing that has killed at least 32 people, a war monitor, medics and emergency workers said. The air raids formed part of a wider military escalation by the Syrian government and […]

November 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
Raids on Syria’s rebel east Aleppo kill 19 civilians

Raids on Syria’s rebel east Aleppo kill 19 civilians

Aug 16, – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strikes were carried out by either Russian or regime aircraft and that dozens of people were also wounded, some of them critically, in Tariq al-Bab and Al-Sakhur neighbourhoods. Air raids on two rebel-held districts of Syria’s battleground second city Aleppo on Tuesday killed 19 […]

August 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
Syria regime raids on Aleppo kill 16 civilians

Syria regime raids on Aleppo kill 16 civilians

Jun 05, – The crude, unguided explosive device hit the Qaterji neighbourhood, where an AFP photographer saw a street strewn with rubble as residents ran for safety and a rescuer rushed a bloodied child into an ambulance. Dozens of Syrian regime strikes on Aleppo killed at least 16 civilians on Sunday, a monitor said, and […]

June 5, 2016 | By | Reply More
Air raids on IS Syria bastion kill 19 civilians- monitor

Air raids on IS Syria bastion kill 19 civilians- monitor

May 03, – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights had first reported the air strikes on Tuesday morning and said 13 civilians and five IS fighters had been killed. Heavy air strikes throughout the night on the Islamic State group’s de facto Syria capital Raqa killed 19 civilians and 10 jihadists, a monitor said in […]

May 3, 2016 | By | Reply More