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  • Airstrikes Suspected To Be Launched By Iraqi Warplanes Hit Deir Ezzor

    Contributed By: Talal Kharrat - Edited By : Talal Kharrat

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    Deir Ezzor (Qasioun) – The warplanes, which is suspected to be followed to the Iraqi army, launched airstrikes on late Tuesday and targeted Sosa town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor.

     

    Activists suggested that airstrikes could be launched by the Iraqi air forces, have targeted a bridge joining Marashda village with Sosa town, which led to demolishing the whole bridge.

     

    Syrian network for human rights said that 165 civilians were killed in attacks by the US-Led Coalition and Kurdish people’s defense Units YPG against ISIS fighters in Deir Ezzor province eastern Syria.

     

    The report assured that 153 civilians including 71 child and 29 females were killed by the US-Led Coalition shelling that targeted Hajin district and the towns and villages surrounding it between 11 September and 20 December 2018, while 12 civilians including 3 children were killed during attacks by the YPG on the same areas in the same duration.

     

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