According to a Report, US Airstrikes killed 14 Civilians in Somalia

According to a Report, US Airstrikes killed 14 Civilians in Somalia

Amnesty International released a report which shared the details of 14 civilian deaths due to American airstrikes in Somalia. The killing of 14 civilians in US airstrike is since 2017, according to the report.

Amnesty International revealed that the report is prepared on the base of the examination of five airstrikes conducted by US in Somalia. These five airstrikes killed 14 civilians and injured eight ones as well. Report says, “The incidents mentioned in this report killed the civilians which is the violation of the International Humanitarian Laws and some incidents commit war crimes as well”.

America has continuously denied the causalities of civilians in airstrikes against the terror group working in Somalia. The terror group which is trying to make an influence in Somalia is known as Shabab. It has been declared as extremist Islamic Group working in Somalia. The African Command of the United States have said several times that no civilian causalities have been committed during the airstrikes and raid missions of the United States in Somalia.

According to a Report, US Airstrikes killed 14 Civilians in Somalia
Overview map of Somalia. Basemap data: (c) OCHA Somalia
According to a Report, US Airstrikes killed 14 Civilians in Somalia
Map of Lower Shabelle administrative region in the South of Somalia. Basemap data: © OCHA Somalia

The report highlights the killing of 14 civilians and injuries of 8 civilians in just 5 airstrikes conducted by the United States in Somalia. The report says that it is against the humanitarian laws to conduct operation in the areas where there is a chance of civilian deaths. America has denied the facts related to this humanitarian crime which it committed in Somalia. The report is based on the examination of 5 airstrikes conducted by the African Command of the United States since 2017. The strikes are made against the active terror group in Somalia known as Shabab. Shabab has been declared as an extremist Islamic Group which is violating the peace of the region.

Senior writer at the Chicago Morning Star

Related Posts
US firefighters goes to Australia to tackle bushfire
The bushfire in Australia compelled hundreds of people to evacuate. The firefighters are looking for
Iran does not want escalation or war with US: Javad Zarif
Javad Zarif, the foreign minister of Iran, said that Iran did not seek an escalation
Iran vows revenge for US attack that killed powerful general
Iran promised to seek revenge for a U.S. airstrike near Baghdad’s airport that killed the mastermind of
7 killed in American plane crash near US/Canada border
The Canadian officials reported that a plane was crashed near the New York border with
Which U.S. airports are the cheapest and most expensive?
According to the Transportation Safety Administration, flying records are going to break as the Thanksgiving
US, EU health care giants seeking Chinese opportunity
It seems that slowing economic growth and trade tensions don’t bother the world’s largest medical
Fears of a U.S. recession over?
Halloween may be scary but the U.S. economy looks less scary around the festive period.
North Korea: US should act wisely
The relationship between North Korea and United States doesn’t seem to normalize as North Korea
China moves ahead of US on list of most number of rich people
Credit Suisse released the report of its annual wealth survey. The report found that China
Turkey agrees on ceasefire plan for next 120 hours but Kurds reject to withdraw
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the president of Turkey, and Mike Pence, the vice-president of the United