Sources revealed that over 42 civilians killed on Monday in US-led alliance air strikes next to Raqqa, as the clash for the Islamic State’s self-announced capital come populated city centre neighborhoods. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) conveyed that, at least 167 civilians were killed in Western air strikes on Raqqa in the past eight days.
Rami Abdul Rahman, the director of SOHR also conveyed that, the death toll high because the air strikes striking neighbourhoods in the city centre that is packed with civilians. Civilians in the buildings are trying to get away from the front lines.
The strikes by the US-drove coalition are being done in help of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a coalition of Kurdish and Arab warriors who have caught the greater part of Raqqa amid a two-month hostile.
The quantity of regular citizens executed by the US-drove coalition air strikes has climbed this late spring in the midst of savage battling in Mosul, Raqqa and now the Iraqi city of Tal Afar. Airwars, a gathering that tracks air strikes in Iraq and Syria, evaluates that 4,887 to 7,528 regular folks are probably going to have been murdered by Western air strikes since 2014.
The coalition has recognized 624 regular citizen passings in a similar period. The US-drove coalition, which incorporates Britain, France and Australia, says it takes every conceivable measure to stay away from non military personnel losses.
Around 25,000 regular citizens are assessed to be caught inside Raqqa and the SDF said Isil was utilizing huge numbers of them as “human shields” to attempt to moderate the progress of striking powers.