As a part of the security chaos in Daraa province…an attack by gunmen targets a checkpoint of the regime forces leaving casualties
Daraa Province – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: security chaos heads the scene in the province of Daraa, showing day after another, the disability of the security services and the regime forces to control it and their failure to make the province’s residents kneel down, during their control over the province through “settlements and reconciliations”, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored an attack by unidentified gunmen on a checkpoint of the regime forces and gunmen loyal to them on the road to the International Hospital in the vicinity of Daraa Al-Balad in Daraa city, which resulted in the injury of several members at least one of them is in critical condition, and the SOHR published hours ago, that in the wake of the security chaos which took several forms in all over province of Daraa which is controlled by the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored security chaos that is new of kind in the province, it was represented by an attack yesterday, Saturday, by members of the 5th Corps which was formed by Russia and which includes members of the factions of “reconciliations and settlements”, at a checkpoint of the State Security branch in Suwar town in Al-Lajat area in the north-eastern countryside of Daraa, where crossfire took place between the both parties, then a patrol of the Russian police came to break up the clash, where they beat members of the checkpoint and humiliated them, while sources informed the Syrian Observatory that the reasons for these attacks come as a response to the repeated violations by the members of the checkpoint and their bad treatment with the citizens who pass through it, it is noteworthy that members of the 5th Corps carried out an attack few days ago on checkpoints of the regime forces in the towns of Bosr al-Harir, Al-Sahwa and Al-Msifra in the eastern countryside of Daraa, and beat members of these checkpoints for the same reasons and gave them a time limit to withdraw from the area.
And the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published on the 30th of March 2019, that security chaos is on the rise in Daraa province day after day, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Right monitored that unknown gunmen kidnapped a relief official in Tal Shihab town in Daraa countryside, where he had previously carried out reconciliation and settlement in the town, where the gunmen kidnapped him on the outskirts of the town then took him to an unknown destination, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published hours ago that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that a defected member of the regime forces who was in the ranks of the factions when they used to control Daraa; died of gunshot wounds he had from the regime forces, and in the details obtained the Syrian Observatory: the defected member surrendered himself and carried out a “settlement” in Dael town in the central sector of Daraa countryside 2 months ago, but he was killed and delivered yesterday, Friday, and in the same context, the Syrian Observatory learned that unknown gunmen tried to assassinate a leader of the “reconciliation the settlement” factions, by shooting at him in Daraa al-Balad in Daraa city, which caused him serious injuries, and the Syrian Observatory published on the 22nd of March 2019 that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored a new assassination within the increased security escalation in Daraa Province, where unidentified gunmen assassinated on Friday afternoon, the 22nd of March 2019, using their machineguns’ fire a former fighter of the rebel factions in Tal Shihab town in the countryside of Daraa, who carried out previously settlement after the regime forces controlled the area and he recently joined the 4th Division, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published this morning that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that unknown gunmen believed to belong to what is known as the Popular Resistance; attacked using machine guns the Air Intelligence detachment and the Western Checkpoint in Dael town in the middle sector countryside of Daraa On Thursday evening, where the attack lasted for about 20 minutes before the attackers fled, but no information about casualties yet, and the attack came after a similar attack targeted the same detachment on Monday evening the 18th of March, and the Syrian Observatory published yesterday that unidentified gunmen assassinated a former fighter of the factions who carried out “reconciliations and settlements” in al-Sanamin city in the Daraa countryside, by firing at him in the city, while unknown people burned the internationally recognized Syrian flag on Wednesday evening at the entrance to al-Hirak town in the eastern countryside of Dara, and the Syrian Observatory published on Wednesday that arrests continue by the regime’s intelligence services against former commanders and fighters of the former rebel and Islamic factions of Daraa, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored regime’s intelligence arresting a former leader of the factions from al-Harak town in the eastern countryside of Daraa, and he was taken to its detention centers to investigate him, after he had carried out “settlement and reconciliation”, and the Syrian Observatory published 2 days ago that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned from intersected sources that an attack by unidentified gunmen took place yesterday night; against the regime forces’ Air Intelligence detachment in Dael town in the middle countryside of Daraa, where the attackers threw a grenade on the detachment and opened their weapons at them then fled, but no information about casualties in the ranks of both parties, this came after anti-regime phrases were written, where The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published yesterday that “long live Syria and down with Bashar al-Assad, the revolution is an idea and the idea never dies, we will be victorious even if took time, and, the green Idlib will not wither” and tens of other phrases against the regime forces have filled walls of the towns and villages of al-Hrak, Eastern Kark, Nawa, al-Naemeh, al-Yadudeh, and others in Daraa countryside after midnight of yesterday, on the 8th anniversary of the Syrian revolution.
And the Syrian Observatory published yesterday night that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored more anti-regime writings on the walls of the cities, towns and villages of Daraa province which under the control of the regime forces and allied militiamen, where the Syrian Observatory monitored today, Sunday, phrases written on walls in Nawa, Bosr al-Harir and Al-Karak Al-Sharqi, some of them read “Down with Al-Assad, Oh Daraa, Oh Bosr al-Harir, we are with you till death, the Revolution continues, the Popular Resistance in Daraa, and we renew our vows to the revolution in Daraa”, and the Syrian Observatory published yesterday that it monitored last night, the 15th of March 2019, tens of young men carried out a demonstration on motorcycles in al-Sanamin town in the countryside of Daraa, where the demonstrators raised banners read “The victory is a patience of an hour” (i.e. victory needs patience) and “To the factions of betrayal: are you waiting for Khan Shaykhun to be exterminated? May the cowards never rest, the rebels of al-Sanamin”, and another say: “A message from the free people of al-Sanamin to the proud Idlib: “So do not weaken and do not grieve, and you will be superior if you are [true] believers.” (Quran Surah 3, Ali ‘Imran: 139), and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published on the 15th of March 2019 that the body of a man was found on the outskirts of Mzyrib town in countryside Daraa, and in the details obtained by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: a commander of the rebel and Islamic factions who chose the “settlements and reconciliation” with the regime forces; was arrested by the regime forces’ Air Force intelligence several days ago, where he was found dead with torture marks over his body on the outskirts of Mzyrib town, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published today morning, that the security chaos continues within Daraa province in its many forms, in the light of the inability of the regime forces and militias loyal to them to control the security in the province, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored a new attack by unknown people “believed to be from the popular Resistance,” on a detachment of the Air Intelligence in Dael town in the central sector of Daraa countryside, where the attack took place after midnight of yesterday with light and medium weapons and grenades, but no information yet about casualties, and in the same context, the Syrian Observatory monitoring new writings on the walls of the Daraa countryside, this time in Bosra al-Harir town, it reads “O Idlib; Bosra al-Harir is with you to the death” and “Bosra al-Harir we will bring it back”, and the Syrian Observatory published yesterday Thursday, that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored protest against the regime forces and the statue of the former Syrian president, Hafez al-Assad, in al-Sanamin city in Daraa countryside, where the protesters raised slogans read: “Our problem is not in the idol, it is in the back to worship these idols,” also the protest witnessed a solidarity with people of Idlib about the escalation which is taking place in Idlib Province, where the protesters raised phrases like: “to our people in the liberated north, beware of faction leaders,” and the Syrian Observatory published yesterday that the issue of the re-installing the “monument” to the father of the Syrian regime’s head, Hafez al-Assad, in one of the squares of Daraa city, is still witnessing widespread public discontent, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored a protest by people in the town of Eastern Karak in Daraa countryside on Tuesday evening, and the protesters carried banners read: “it will fall, and whoever shouted for the idol is a sheep” and “If you want an title for dishonor and shame; you go to the secretary of the division and al-Mukhtar” and “O Idlib, we are with you to the death”, and in Syrian south within al-Quneitra province; the Syrian Observatory monitored writings against the regime forces in Khan Arnabah and al-Baath city, where some of them say: “Down with Bashar, curses your soul Hafez, and down with the regime of resistance,” and the Syrian Observatory published yesterday that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored writings in Daraa al-Balad in Daraa city, they read: “Daraa al-Balad will not die, it will fall” with reference to the memorial of the father of the Syrian regime, Hafez al-Assad, which was placed in a square in Daraa city, as part of the continued expansion and against the regime forces in various areas in Daraa Province, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published this morning that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that a state of confusion prevails checkpoints and points of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them, due to repeated operations and continuous targeting carried out by what is known as the “popular resistance” all over the province, amid fears of an expansion of attacks and targeting, which have escalated dramatically recently by carrying out assassinations and targeting of former leaders and fighters of the” reconciliation factions” and gunmen loyal to the regime forces, in the light of the great security chaos in Daraa, while the Syrian Observatory published last night that the province of Daraa is witnessing a continued situation of anger and security chaos in separated areas in it, whose pace escalated greatly in the past few days, where it witnessed protests, targeting operations, assassinations and anti-regime writings which covered the walls of the towns and villages of the province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored a new assassination which targeted the chief of the “Air Force Intelligence security detachment” in Al-Mulayha Al-Sharkiyya town in Daraa countryside, where armed men affiliated to the “Popular Resistance” have shot the chief of the security detachment after they managed to set up an ambush in the town, which caused his instant death, in the same context, the SOHR monitored today evening, Monday, the sound of heavy gunfire in Saham Al-Golan town in the western sector of Daraa countryside, and the Syrian Observatory published hours ago, that anti-regime demonstrations and movements continue in the Syrian south, after protests in Daraa city against the regime and its return of the statue of former president of the Syrian regime, Hafez al-Assad, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored today, Monday, the 11th of March 2019, a demonstration in Tafas town in the northwestern countryside of Daraa, calling for the overthrow of the regime and the release of detainees from regime’s jails and detention centers, amid fears that the regime would carry out new arrests in the area, and the Syrian Observatory published yesterday that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored tens of people of Daraa al-Balad in Daraa city at noon of Sunday; carrying out protests against installing the statue of former president “Hafez al-Assad” in the Daraa al-Balad, where the demonstrators chanted “long live Syria, down with Bashar al-Assad, Syria is ours not for Assad family,” and this demonstration comes days after writings on the walls of Nawa city in the western countryside of Daraa within the same context, where the phrase “no to the establishment of a statue of the buried even if they returned from the graves,” this was written on walls of a school in the city, while the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored yesterday morning that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored on Saturday morning, the 9th of March 2019; leaflets in Om Walad town in the eastern countryside of Daraa, near the administrative border of al-Suwaidaa province, and on them there were threats to the members of al-Baath party in the town who are close to the security branches, they say “to the dwarves of al-Baath in the town of OM Walad, we have sent you a warning message with a small and limited targeting of your headquarters, and it seems that you have not understood the lesson well, and you have continued to trespass and exceed your boundaries, and you have worked to increase the rift and instability in the town and spread the strife in it, and you have left none of the evil of your malicious reports, and inciting the security branches against the people of the town, and from it we warn you that we will not let your actions if they continue without paying, and we will not accept to live at the farm of your masters which you started to establish again, and to our families and sons in the town: the Baath Party is a criminal party and joining it is a crime and betrayal of the blood of martyrs,” and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published on the 8th of March 2019 that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that unknown gunmen targeted the car of “al-Sanamin city council president” with a grenade in the city which wounded his daughter, then the perpetrators fled, and this comers in the context of the repeated and continued targeting operations of personalities and factions of the “reconciliation and settlement” in addition to the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them, while the Syrian Observatory monitored that the security services of the regime forces arrested 4 people of Busra al-Sham holding the IDs of the “5th Legion,” on one of the checkpoints in the capital Damascus days ago, but no information about the reasons for the arrest yet.