Syria: RAF admits drone strike killed civilian in attack targeting Isis

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Casualty is first civilian death the MoD has admitted responsibility for since airstrikes in region began four years ago

An RAF drone strike killed a civilian in Syria last month, the first time the Ministry of Defence has admitted responsibility for the death of a non-combatant since beginning air attacks in the region almost four years ago.

According to the MoD, a Reaper drone armed with a Hellfire missile fired at three suspected Islamic State fighters on 26 March. Almost simultaneously, a civilian on a motorbike entered the target area and was killed too.

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