US military admits it killed civilians in Iraq, Syria but only 119


The United States airstrikes against Daesh Takfiri terrorists have led to death of civilians in Iraq and Syria, the US military admits.

The Pentagon made the announcement on Wednesday, putting the number of civilian casualties at 119, way fewer than the figures posited by monitoring groups.

The US military command in the Middle East (Centcom) said all the casualties were from 24 airstrikes only.

“We have teams who work full time to prevent unintended civilian casualties,” Colonel John Thomas was quoted as saying in the Centcom statement. “We do all we can to minimize those occurrences even at the cost of sometimes missing the chance to strike valid targets in real time.”

He further claimed that “in each of these strikes the right processes were followed; each complied with Law of Armed Conflict and significant precautions were taken, despite the unfortunate outcome.”

The announcement ran counter to the US accusations against Moscow, alleging that the…

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  • hvaiallverden

    Yup, the bonkers militia is confirming their own sick perverted perceptions of reality.

    Whining about Russians bombing in Aleppo/Damascus, while the Impisses use B 52 to carpet bomb Mosul area, but thats OK, since when the UssA bombs only collateral damages is happening, contra to when the Russians bombs, then people gets killed, yeah, an million collateral is the same as One Yankee, isnt it, humans of an lesser God.

    The insanity is kicked up to warp speed in sheer nonsense and utter bullshit.