Sunday 28 May 2017 | 4:36 PM Damascus Local Time
  • 24 Civilians Killed On Saturday In Raqqa, Mostly By US-Led Coalition


    Raqqa (Qasioun) - Eighteen civilians were killed and many others were injured on Saturday night by bombing of the US-led coalition on public transport buses in the villages of Ratala and Al-Kaserat in the southern countryside of Raqqa.


    Local media reported that airstrikes of the US-led coalition on Samra area east of Raqqa killed a woman, and another civilian was killed by an air raid on the village of Debsi Afnan west of Raqqa.


    Two civilians were killed in one of the headquarters of the Islamic State militant group, ISIS, which was bombed by the US-led coalition in the town of Mansoura, west of Raqqa, in addition to the death of a woman and many injuries in the vicinity of the town by a landmine.


    Moreover, a civilian was killed in Hneida town by a sniper.

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