In Syria from the blows of the international coalition led by the United States, killed 15 civilians, including three children. About it reports Reuters with reference to the London-based Syrian center for monitoring the observance of human rights.
Human rights activists said that the attacks were made in the town of Manby, where previously the offensive began, the US-backed rebel positions “Islamic state” (banned in Russia).
Also, according to the center, most involved in the attack — the Syrian Kurds of the YPG movement, not Syrian Arabs, as earlier claimed in an interview with U.S. Agency officials.
Thousands of rebels supported by the USA, launched an offensive in Northern Syria on ISIS on 1 June. It is expected that the operation will last a few weeks. American military advisers to advise the rebels, and the coalition carries out air support, told Reuters by U.S. officials. According to them, the aim of the offensive to remove militants from the Syrian-Turkish border.
Yesterday, 31 may, Syrian center reported that as a result of Russian air strikes on the Syrian city of Idlib killed at least 23 people. The defense Ministry denied this information. “There are no combat missions, and especially of attacking Russian aircraft in Idlib province were not fulfilled”, — said the official representative of the Ministry of defense Igor Konashenkov.