Tag : Syrian Observatory for Human Rights
title : Photos: Syrian Civilians Rejoice After Being Rescued From ISIL by US-backed Fighters
summary : After Syrian Democratic Forces retook the northern town of Manbij from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), civilians celebrated with relief Friday. Democratic Forces escorted 2,000 hostages from the area, who ISIL retreating fighters had been using as human shields.
date : Aug 20, 2016 10:57 AM EDT
title : Pentagon Admits that Airstrikes against ISIS Led to Civilian Deaths; Group Claims Victims Include 31 Children, 19 Women
summary : Officials at the Pentagon have claimed that the bombing campaign in Iraq and Syria against ISIS has been precise and accurate. However, an internal military investigation claimed civilians were caught in the crossfire.
date : May 05, 2015 02:18 PM EDT