23 civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in Syria


BEIRUT: At least 23 civilians were killed in US-led coalition airstrikes conducted in a village held by the Islamic State militants in Deir Ezzor province of Syria.

The Syrian Human Rights claimed that at least 23 civilians including eight children and six women were killed in airstrikes conducted by US-led forces and targeting the village controlled in the IS group.

There was no immediate comment from the US-led coalition on the alleged incident.