US-led intl. alliance aircrafts kill 20 civilians in Raqqa

Raqqa, SANA- The warplanes of US-led international alliance committed a new massacre against the innocent Syrian people, claiming the lives of 20 civilians after carrying out alleged airstrikes against ISIS terrorists in the southern countryside of Raqqa province.

Local sources told SANA that the warplanes of the international alliance shelled on Saturday a car carrying civilians in the area between the towns of Ratleh and al-Kasrah , 8 km south of Raqqa city.

The sources added that the airstrikes killed 20 civilians and injured 7 others, two of them are in critical situation.

Since it was illegally formed outside the jurisdiction of the UN Security Council on August 2014 under the pretext of fighting ISIS terrorist organization, the alliance has been committing massacres against innocent civilians, killing hundreds of people and injuring others in the countryside of Raqqa, Deir Ezzor and Aleppo.

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