At least 23 dead in Syria airstrikes

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Syria: According to the information given by the British war monitor, in an attack that took place today in Syria where at least 23 people died in airstrikes allegedly carried out by the US-led international coalition in areas under the Islamic State (IS) terror organisation’s control.




While talking to the media, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights stated that the 13 civilians and three IS militants were among those killed in an airstrike near the town of al-Bukamal on the Syrian border with Iraq.




There were also bombings at one of Bukamal’s entrances and on al-Hamar oil field in the same town.

Seven other people, including two women and a minor, died in a similar strike against al-Hasaniya village.




Aircraft launched 12 missiles against al-Hasaniya’s Faculty of Agriculture, which had been turned into an IS base.

The SOHR added that coalition airstrikes on Syrian territory had caused the deaths of 1,226 civilians.