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It is the third airstrike carried out in the month of October, along with three missiles on a house at the same time from the same location, killing 12 civilians and injuring 17 others. In another strike on a house in Khadra district, in Mardin province, 10 civilians were killed and 20 wounded. The civilian casualties continued last night.
Syria’s state media also blamed the US for the airstrikes.
‘This is the beginning of the start of the end of the US occupation, and in this case, it’s a war crime’, it said in an article published on the website of the pro-government al-Mayadeen news site.
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived for talks in Geneva Thursday, where talks could resume at the UN Security Council.
In his statement, Kerry said both sides had submitted « vital reports. »
The Pentagon’s press secretary, Lt. Col. Steve Warren, told reporters that a UN statement on the killing of eight civilians in the area « will be prepared over the next few days. » He said the statement would go to the UN Human Rights Council.
The US-led coalition has carried out an increased number of airstrikes on Syrian positions since December 30, killing at least 945 and wounding 621.
Russia has strongly condemned the strikes as « unacceptable » and accused the international community of taking part in a « humanitarian crisis. »
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‘This is the beginning of the end of the US occupation, and in this case, it’s a war crime’