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04/08/2017 08:53 am ET

BEIRUT, April eight (Reuters) – An air strike believed to have been carried out by the U.S.-led coalition in opposition to Islamic State killed 15 individuals together with 4 kids in a village west of the jihadists’ stronghold of Raqqa on Saturday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights mentioned.

The spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition couldn’t be reached for rapid remark.

The air strike passed off at Hanida, some 30 km (20 miles) west of Raqqa on the southern financial institution of the Euphrates River, the Observatory mentioned.

(Writing by Tom Perry; modifying by Jason Neely)