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Suspected U.S. Coalition Strikes Kill 56 Civilians In IS-Held Syrian City: Monitor

Colonel Chris Garver, a spokesman for the U.S. coalition against Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, said it was looking into reports of civilian deaths but was being “extraordinarily careful to make sure” air strikes were killing IS fighters.

July 20, 2016

U.S. Military Denies Claims Of Civilian Deaths In Targeting Islamic State

The U.S. Military continues to deny civilian deaths in imperfect bombing of Islamic State militants.

February 17, 2015

Libyan Man Files Lawsuit Against NATO For 13 Civilian Deaths

Civilian deaths are a far-too-common occurrence in wars, but the victims’ families rarely receive justice. Khalid el Hamidi, a retired Libyan general and member of the government’s Revolutionary Council, has filed a civil lawsuit against NATO for killing 13 civilians. Two NATO bombs destroyed his home in Surman on June 20 at 2:30 a.m., resulting […]

July 28, 2011