23 civilians killed in airstrikes by US-led “international coalition” in Deir Ezzor and Raqqa

2017-08-17 14:36:38


Six civilians, among them three children were killed in a new massacre committed by the US-led ‘international coalition” against a number of villages and towns in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor province.

Local sources said on Thursday that the aircrafts of the US-led ‘international coalition” shelled for two days the citizens’ houses in the towns and villages of al-Jalaa, al-Taiyaneh, al-Zabari, Bukrous and Sabikhan in the eastern countryside.

The sources added that the aggression left 6 civilians dead, among them 3 children, in addition to causing material damage to some houses, the public and private properties and infrastructure.

On Wednesday, The US-led “international coalition” aircrafts committed a new massacre in Raqqa city, claiming the lives of 17 innocent civilians.

Local sources said on Wednesday that the US-led “international coalition” aircrafts targeted residential neighborhoods in Raqqa city leaving 17 civilians dead, among them women and children, and injuring scores.

A material damage was also caused to the infrastructure due to the aggression, according to the sources.