At least 24 casualties east of Al-Mayadeen and al-Bukamal area within 24 hours of aerial bombardment • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

At least 24 casualties east of Al-Mayadeen and al-Bukamal area within 24 hours of aerial bombardment

Deir Ezzor province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: warplanes bombed areas in the vicinity of the Panorama roundabout south of Deir Ezzor city, in conjunction with aerial bombardment that targeted areas in al-Shula village on the same side of the city, no casualties were reported, while warplanes believed to be belong to the International Coalition bombed places in al-Ward field in the desert of al-Dwir and the ancient area of Mari near al-Salhiya village and the outskirts of al-Mojawdeh town and al-Mtardeh village in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, no information about the casualties.

In the same context, it rose to at least 10, the number of people who were killed in the aerial bombardment that targeted al-Bukamal area, were 9 casualties were killed in bombing by warplanes whose identity was not known whether they were Russian or belong to the International Coalition, and one casualty was killed in Baghuz village of by bombing by warplanes whose identity was not known and targeted the village in the countryside of al-Bukamal, raising to at least 24, the number of persons who were killed and documented by the Syrian Observatory in the last 24 hours in aerial bombardment on the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented on Wednesday the 26th of July 2017 that 14 people at least including 5 children under the age of eighteen and 4 citizen women over the age of eighteen, were killed and documented by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights; in raids carried out by warplanes that were not yet known whether they belong to the Coalition or if they were Russian warplanes, they targeted al-Taybah area located east of Al-Mayadeen city, and the death toll is expected to rise because there are some people in critical situation.

It is noteworthy that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored a change earlier, through the exchange of roles between the Coalition and the Russians, where the forces of International Coalition have halted their raids on the eastern countryside of Raqqa and parts of the northwestern countryside of Deir Ezzor, to be replaced by the Russian warplanes which have carried out tens of air raids targeting villages under the control the “Islamic State” organization in the southern bank of the Euphrates river, which extend from the east of Hwijat Shnan until the border with Deir Ezzor, since the 18th of July 2017, these raids have caused a massive displacement of tens of civilian families who were forced to flee as a result of the intensity of bombing and the constant destruction in the areas, under the pretext of “fighting the Islamic State organization”