Air strikes kill 23 civilians in IS-held area in northeast Syria

Air strikes killed at least 23 civilians including 10 children in a village held by the Islamic State group in northeastern Syria Tuesday.

Published: 01st May 2018 07:14 PM  |   Last Updated: 01st May 2018 07:14 PM   |  A+A-

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By AFP

BEIRUT: Air strikes killed at least 23 civilians including 10 children in a village held by the Islamic State group in northeastern Syria Tuesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said.

"We don't know for the moment if the US-led international coalition or Iraqi forces carried out the strike" on the village of Al-Qasr in the northeastern province of Hasakeh, the Britain-based monitor said.

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