June 5, 2018

Syria: Raqqa in ruins and civilians devastated after US-led ‘war of annihilation’

From amid the rubble of Raqqa, civilians are asking why US-led Coalition forces destroyed the city, killing hundreds of civilians in the process of “liberating” them from the armed group calling itself “Islamic State” (IS), Amnesty International said in a new report ahead of the offensive’s anniversary.

Amnesty International researchers visited 42 Coalition air strike sites across the ruined city and interviewed 112 civilian residents who had survived the carnage and lost loved ones. Read more.

Amnesty International

Related,
'Nobody will ever know number of civilian deaths in Raqqa' – US coalition (video) - RT
Pentagon: ‘No one will ever know’ how many civilians U.S. has killed in fight against ISIS - Washington Post

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