US-led anti-ISIS coalition admits ‘at least 817’ civilian deaths, says 600 reports still unconfirmed

Published time: 28 Dec, 2017 19:28 The US-led authority coordinating military efforts against ISIS has published the latest casualty figures for its airstrikes in Iraq and Syria, insisting the terrorist group “remains a regional and global threat.” “To date, based on information available, CJTF-OIR assesses at least 817 civilians have been unintentionally killed by Coalition […]

US military truck crash kills elderly civilian in Okinawa, Japan

Published time: 19 Nov, 2017 07:18 Edited time: 19 Nov, 2017 08:19 A US military truck collided with a light vehicle in Okinawa, Japan, killing an elderly civilian, local media reports. The driver, allegedly a member of the US Marine Corps, was drunk at the moment of the crash and is being questioned. READ MORE: Japan […]

How Hilton is Helping Service Members Re-Enter the Civilian Workforce

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Humanitarian catastrophe in Raqqa & numerous US mistakes, airstrikes on civilian objects – Moscow

Repeated targeting mistakes of the US-led coalition in Raqqa have caused significant damage to civilian infrastructure in the city, while a lack of humanitarian aid has led to a catastrophe, a senior Russian diplomat said. Oleg Syromolotov, who supervises counterterrorism cooperation with other nations on behalf of the Russian Foreign Ministry, said the actions of […]

UK military shows off footage of drone strike on ISIS that caused ‘civilian injuries’ (VIDEO)

Footage has emerged showing a controversial British drone stroke on a sniper in Syria last May. The British military claimed the attack prevented a public execution, but monitors on the ground say civilians were injured. Read more The Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) gunman was patrolling a rooftop in the Syrian town of Abu Kamal […]

US coalition admits Deir ez-Zor strike, promises to investigate 12 reported civilian casualties

The US-led coalition has admitted to carrying out an airstrike in Deir ez-Zor province, which reportedly killed at least 12 Syrian civilians. While the coalition did not acknowledge the casualties among locals, it promised to launch an investigation into the incident. The airstrike near Syrian city of Mayadin, one of the last Islamic State-held strongholds, […]

‘Destruction, not liberation’: US-led coalition spares no civilian lives in ISIS-held Raqqa siege

The US-led coalition’s bombing campaign is responsible for most civilian deaths inside ISIS-controlled Raqqa, a local journalist told RT, providing a rare look inside the devastated city, where the UN says residents are paying an “unacceptable” price. SDF militants, supported by the US-led coalition, launched the offensive in Raqqa province in November last year. In […]

Saudi News Channel Shows Simulated Downing of a Civilian Jet

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US-led Coalition says 624 civilian casualties from airstrikes in Iraq, Syria

Published time: 4 Aug, 2017 15:04 Edited time: 4 Aug, 2017 15:04 The US-led Coalition has released a new assessment of civilian casualties from its airstrikes in Iraq and Syria, claiming 624 people were “unintentionally killed” since the start of the campaign against Islamic State in 2014. “To date, based on information available, CJTF-OIR (Combined […]

Afghanistan civilian deaths hit record highs as US airstrikes reach 2012 levels

The US Air Force has used the same number of munitions in the first half of 2017 as they used at the same point in 2012. At the same time, the number of missions has decreased and the number of civilian deaths has increased. The US and coalition forces have expended 1,634 munitions in Afghanistan […]