Airs trikes eliminate 17 in Syria near de-facto Islamic State capital, Raqqa
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US-backed Syrian fighters have actually been marching towards Raqqa for weeks under the cover of union air campaign.
By: AP|Beirut|Published: May 28, 2017 10:07 pm
Beirut: Syrian opposition activist groups state airstrikes have actually eliminated a minimum of 17 individuals simply south of the northern city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State group.
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights stated 18 individuals were eliminated in the airstrikes on the roadway in between the towns of Ratla and Kasrat. It stated today’s airstrikes struck buses, including that the identity of the dead is unknowned.
The activist-operated Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently stated 17 civilians were eliminated in the airstrike on buses bring civilians.
Both groups blamed the US-led union, which has actually been performing airstrikes in Syria versus IS because September 2014.
US-backed Syrian fighters have actually been marching towards Raqqa for weeks under the cover of union airstrikes.