Thursday 3 January 2019 | 6:38 PM Damascus Local Time
  • US-Led Coalition Bombard Deir Ezzor, 11 Reportedly Killed

    Contributed By: Talal Kharrat - Edited By : Talal Kharrat

    US-Led

    Deir Ezzor (Qasioun) – 11 Civilians from one family including children were reportedly killed due to airstrikes launched by the US-Led Coalition warplanes eastern Syria.

     

    In details, the US-Led Coalition warplanes launched several missiles on a house in Sha’fe town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, held by ISIS.

     

    The Syrian democratic forces SDF militant group – backed up by the US-Led Coalition - could capture Abu Hassan town and Kashma area followed to Sha’fe town on Thursday in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor following battles against the Islamic state ISIS militant group.

     

    SDF captured the area following violent battles against ISIS, the battles expanded to Sha’fe town’s outskirts where the town witnessed artillery and air strikes.

     

    Meanwhile, thousands of people fled to Sha’fe town due to the shelling on the area, local media sources said that a huge batch of besieged civilians in Sosa and Sha’fe towns held by ISIS fled towards SDF held areas.

     

    SDF captured Abu Khater town on Wednesday after one week of capturing Hajin city, which was ISIS headquarter in Syria.

     

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