Activists of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored ground shelling by missiles loaded with the incendiary phosphorus which is internationally banned, where they targeted areas in Bdama town in the western countryside of Jisr Al-Shughur, in conjunction with heavy rocket shelling by the regime forces on the clash areas in Kabana area north of Latakia.
While it rose to 17, the number of casualties in the ranks of the regime forces who were killed as a result of the battles in the area of Kabana north of Latakia, in addition to the killing of 13 jihadis who were killed in the same battles.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented today 94 raids carried out by regime’s warplanes on outskirts of Idlib city, al-Tamanah and its surroundings, al-Tah, Jarjanaz, al-Mozra, Kafr Owaid, Ma’aret Hurmah, Maarrat Al-Nu’man and Kafr Sajna in the southern and southeastern countryside of Idlib and the vicinity of Kafr Halab in the western countryside of Aleppo, also it documented 70 barrel bombs dropped by helicopters on areas in al-Tamanah, Hish, Kafrsajna, Sheikh Damis, Sheikh Mustafa, al-Tah, and al-Deir al-Sharqi, and Kabana area in Jabal Al-Akrad north of Latakia, also it rose to 45, the number of raids carried out by warplanes of the Russian “guarantor” on places in al-Tamanah, Kafrsajna, al-Tah, al-Halba, Kafr Nubl, al-Hamdiyyeh and Babulin in the southern and southeastern countryside of Idlib, while it rose to 1100, the number of shells and missiles launched by the regime forces targeting areas in the southern and southeastern countryside of Idlib, the southern countryside of Aleppo, and Latakia Mountains.
And with the fall of more casualties, it rose to at least 3805, the number of people who were killed since the 30th of April 2019, the date of start of the most violent escalation in terms of aerial and ground bombardment, shelling, and targeting since Putin – Erdogan agreement, until the 24th of August 2019, and they are: 983 civilians including 244 children and 174 citizen women, and they are 216 including 43 children and 42 women, and 8 of the civil defense and 5 of the ambulance team were killed in Russian aerial bombardment on the countryside of Idlib and Hama, and 79 including 16 women and 13 children were killed in the fall of barrel bombs, and 499 including 141 children, 83 women, and 5 members of the rescue teams were killed in targeting by regime’s warplanes, also 110 people including 20 women and 21 children were killed in a ground shelling carried out by the regime forces, and 79 citizens including 26 children and 13 women were killed in shelling by the factions on al-Suqaylabiyah, Qamhana, Al-Rasif, Al-Aziziyah, Karnaz, Jurin, Al-Nairab Camp, neighborhoods in Aleppo city and its southern countryside, while at least 1519 fighters were killed in the Russian airstrikes and the regime’s aerial and ground shelling including 1015 of the Jihadis, in addition to killing of 1303 members of the regime forces in targeting and shelling by jihadi groups and factions.
And during the period between the 15th of February 2019; the date of the meeting of “Rouhani – Erdogan – Putin” until the 24th of August 2019, and Syrian Observatory documented the death of 4333 people in the Russian – Turkish truce areas, they are 1268 civilians including 326 children under the age of eighteen and 238 women over the age of eighteen, they were killed in the Russian aerial bombardment and the rocket shelling by the regime forces and the factions, and among the death toll of civilians there are 105 people including 31 children under the age of eighteen and 17 citizen women over the age of eighteen, they were killed in the fall of shells launched by the factions, and 1605 fighters were killed in different conditions within the demilitarized area since Putin – Erdogan agreement, including 1050 fighters of the “Jihadis” and 1460 of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them.
While the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented since the start of the Russian – Turkish truce the death of 4563 people in areas of Erdogan – Putin agreement, they are: 1351 civilians including 355 children and 252 women, were killed in shelling by the regime forces and the militiamen loyal to them, targeting, and bombardment by warplanes, and among them there are 106 people including 31 children and 16 women, were killed in the fall of shells launched by the factions, and 1672 fighters were killed in deferent circumstances within the demilitarized area since Putin – Erdogan agreement, including 1152 of the “Jihadi” fighters, and 1540 members of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them.