Counting Syria’s Dead: Civilians, Combatants, and Air Power

Counting Syria’s Dead: Civilians, Combatants, and Air

Counting the Dead in Syria. must be an end to the fighting between the combatants, within which civilians have suffered and died on a tremendous scale. its offensive operations from air

The War Over Syria’s War Dead – Foreign Policy

But he maintains that most of Syria’s dead were combatants, not civilians. By his count, more Syrian regime fighters (17,600) were killed in 2015 than civilians (13,000) or opposition rebels

Syria: Under Russia’s Fist | War & Conflict | Al Jazeera

Watch video · Syria: Under Russia’s Fist We investigate the horrifying consequences for civilians under Russian air strikes in Syria. 25 Feb 2016 09:11 GMT ISIS , War & Conflict , Middle East , Syria’s Civil

How Syria Came to This – The Atlantic

And civilians are cursed to live it, and die in it, every day. We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to [email protected]

The War Over Syria’s War Dead | Bashar Al Assad | Syria

The War Over Syria’s WarDead Assad is routinely accused of murdering 250,000 of his own people. The only problem is that there’

During Obama’s Final Days, Hundreds of Civilian Deaths

During Obama’s Final Days, Hundreds of Civilian Deaths Passed Unremarked in Iraq and Syria Civilian casualties escalate in Mosul and Raqqa

‘484 civilians killed’ in US-led attacks against ISIL

The US military said that coalition attacks on ISIL targets in Syria and Iraq have killed more than 480 civilians since mid-2014 – a tally that is far below those of outside monitors.. US Central

International airstrikes and civilian casualties in Iraq

Russia’s September 2015 intervention in Syria radically changed the situation for both civilians and combatants on the ground. Russia’s initial focus was not as it claimed so-called Islamic State, but rebel groups in northern and western Syria.

To End Syria’s War, Assad Must Go – foreignaffairs.com

Nov 14, 2018 · The UN stopped counting the dead in 2016, but estimates are somewhere near half a million, if not more. Lebanon—just one of many affected neighboring countries—has taken in more than 1.5 million Syrians, nearly exhausting its already fragile institutions.

The Realities of Using Force to Protect Civilians in Syria

Consistent with earlier analyses, most people who have tragically lost their lives in Syria are not civilians, but rather active combatants. This is worth bearing in mind when U.S. Senators repeat

Who’s Who in Syria’s Civil War | Council on Foreign Relations

Syria’s civil war is being fought on multiple fronts by an array of combatants whose alliances, capabilities, and in some cases motives have been in flux.

Civilian casualties in the war in Afghanistan (2001

According to Uppsala Conflict Data Program the total number of deaths including civilians and combatants, will surpass 20,000 by the end of 2018. definitely, very clearly, they cannot comprehend as to why there is still a need for air power. —Afghan President Hamid Karzai, October 28, «Counting the Dead in Afghanistan». Science. 331

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US airstrike on Syrian ‘IS’ prison kills dozens of civilians

Syria’s army, officially known as the Syrian Arab Army (SAA), is loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and is fighting to restore the president’s rule over the entire country.

It’s Hard to Believe, but Syria’s War Is Getting Even Worse

In one 48-hour period this week, government strikes killed more than 100 people, mostly civilians, according to rescue and medical workers, in the besieged, rebel-held suburbs just east of the capital, Damascus. The explosions could be heard and the smoke seen from the seat of power …