The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Airstrikes on al-Raqqa’s countryside cause more casualties and clashes continue in the east

Al-Raqqah Province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights:
The clashes continue between the Syria Democratic Forces against the “Islamic State” organization within al-Karama town in the eastern countryside of Al-Raqqah, where the SDF supported by warplanes of the International Coalition are trying to control the town, and in case they were able to hold control of it they will achieve a greater advancement from it towards areas closer to the east of the stronghold of the “Islamic State” organization in Syria, and the clashes were accompanied by intense artillery shelling  by the Syria Democratic Forces and targeting by warplanes of the coalition for sites and areas controlled by the organization, while it rose to 9 at least including 2 citizen women and most of them are displaced people from the countryside of Aleppo, the number of persons who were killed in bombing by warplanes believed to belong to the International Coalition on places in the area of Al-Andalus Farm in the countryside of Al -Raqqah, and the death toll is expected to rise because there are some people in critical situation, also warplanes targeted areas in the vicinity of the Euphrates Dam in the western countryside of Al-Raqqah, no information about injuries.