Journalists berate civilians killed in fight against IS

Journalists berate civilians killed in fight against IS

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The international journalistencollectief Airwars has complained about the large number of civilians killed by air raids on targets of Islamic State (IS) in Syria and Iraq.

In april, according to the organization, at least 283 innocent people and possibly even 366. In march fell even though many victims among the population.

The US-led international coalition support from the air, the local forces who are fighting against the terrorist organisation IS.

Airwars-director Chris Woods said that the monthly figures since the inauguration of the American president Donald Trump is a “clear trend” to show. Especially in Syria seems to be the protection of civilians in war on the second plan hit.


Also the Syrian Observatory for human Rights accuses the united states air force that the offensives are escalated.

The last four weeks of the follow count of this group certainly 225 civilians, including 44 children and 36 women, to the life bombings by the western alliance. Since the beginning of the air support in August of 2014, the now to nearly fifteen hundred people.

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