In raqqa killed 78 civilians in the strikes the us-led coalition

As a result of airstrikes of the coalition headed by the USA, a day in the Syrian city of raqqa killed 78 civilians. On Tuesday, August 22, reported Reuters.

During the raids seriously damaged houses and several urban infrastructure.

Previously on 22 August, the Agency Reuters, citing Syrian Observatory for human rights said at least 42 civilians killed in the bombing of the city. Among the victims were 19 children.

All, according to human rights activists in the beginning of the operation to liberate Raqqa from the militants of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia) to have killed 170 civilians.

The assault on the city is from June. His release is considered to be one of the main goals of the international antiterrorist coalition headed by USA, the leading military operations against extremists in Iraq and Syria.