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IRAQ & SYRIA — The United States military has admitted to five new civilian casualty events caused by the air campaign against ISIL in Iraq and Syria but many independent organizations believe the number to be higher.
AirWars.org, an independent group of journalists and more, has estimated an additional 803 to 1,127 civilians have been killed in airstrikes preformed as part of Operation Inherent Resolve.
“The latest US admission is particularly welcome,” said Chris Woods, director of AirWars in a press release.
“Three of the five casualty events disclosed by CENTCOM today