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U.S. Strikes in Syria and Iraq Killed 459 Civilians, Says Report

(BAGHDAD) — U.S.-led airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have likely killed at least 459 civilians over the past year, a report by an independent monitoring group said Monday. 1,120 more words

Report: US-Led Strikes In Iraq, Syria Killed Many Civilians

BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S.-led airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria likely have killed hundreds of civilians, a report by an independent monitoring group said Monday. 692 more words

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Turkey, North Iraq to Investigate Civilian Deaths in Airstrikes

Source: sputniknews

Turkish authorities will join the Kurdish community in northern Iraq to conduct a joint investigation over the reported civilian deaths during the Turkish Air Force’s airstrikes. 195 more words

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'Keeping our communities safe and reassured' whilst Yemenis and Pakistanis live in fear

In a sane, humane world, the headline would be 19 arrests for executing civilians without trial.

But Pupul Chatterjee (@pupulchatterjee) shares the news… 143 more words

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Today's Civilian Victims in Yemen Will be Ignored Because U.S. and its Allies Are Responsible - Glenn Greenwald

In Fayoush, Yemen this morning, just outside of Aden, “a massive airstrike” hit a marketplace and killed at least 45 civilians, wounding another 50. Officials told the AP that “bodies were strewn about following the strike.” The bombing was carried out by what is typically referred to as a “Saudi-led coalition”; it is rarely mentioned in Western media reports that the U.S. 212 more words

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