At the end of the month of fasting…aerial and ground bombardment continues on the area of Putin – Erdogan deal
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented airstrikes by the regime’s warplanes that targeted areas in Khan Shaykhun, Al-Hbit, Kadr Sajna, Hish and Arinbeh in the southern countryside of Idlib, also areas in Kafr Nubl, Tal A’as and Kafr Ein were subjected to ground shelling by rocket shells which resulted in the fall of 3 injuries in Kafr Nubl city and caused damage to Al-Khateeb Surgical Hospital in addition to the outbreak of fire in one of the bread furnace in the city, also helicopters dropped naval mines on areas in Abdeen village in the southern countryside of Idlib.
In the same context, it rose to at least 43, the number of barrel bombs dropped today by helicopters on Abdeen, Naqir, Al-Hbit, Al-Rakaya, and the area of Qasabiyeh in the southern countryside of Idlib, and Kabani area in the northern countryside of Latakia, also it rose to 126, the number of raids carried out by regime’s warplanes today on the “de-escalation” area, where they targeted Kabani area, al-Qassabiyyeh area, Khan Shaykhun, Kafr Owaid, Baraboo, Abdeen, al-Hbit, Maarrat al-Nu’man, Arinbeh, Tremla, Ma’aret Hurmah, the outskirts of Hish, Hazarin, Madaya, Sheikh Mustafa and Kafr Sajna in the southern countryside of Idlib, and the towns of Kafr Zita and al-Lataminah in the northern countryside of Hama, also the Russian warplanes carried out today, more than 37 airstrikes 35 of which targeted Kabani area within Jabal Al-Akrad, and 2 targeted areas in Sheikh Damis in the southern countryside of Idlib, while it rose to 25, the number of fighters of the factions and jihadi groups who were killed in shelling and clashes in al-Qassabiyyeh area south of Idlib, also it rose to 16, the number of members of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them who were killed in the same clashes, and in the same context, it rose to 15, the number of members of the regime forces who were killed in the shelling and clashes in Kabani, and 7 fighters of the factions and the jihadists were also killed in the aerial bombardment on Kabani today, Monday.
And with the fall of more casualties, it rose to at least 1075, 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 3rd of June 2019, and they are: 334 civilians including 78 children and 73 citizen women, and they are 48 including 15 children and 16 women, another woman and two of her children, were killed in Russian aerial bombardment on the countryside of Idlib and Hama, and 36 including 8 women and 4 children were killed in the fall of barrel bombs, and 176 including 38 women, 45 children, and a member of the rescue teams were killed in targeting by regime’s warplanes, also 52 people including 7 women and 4 children were killed in a ground shelling carried out by the regime forces, and 22 citizens including 10 children and 4 women were killed in shelling by the factions on al-Suqaylabiyah, while at least 428 of the jihadi groups were killed in the Russian airstrikes and the regime’s shelling, in addition to the killing of 313 members of the regime forces in targeting and shelling by jihadi groups and factions.
And with the fall of more casualties, the death toll rises in the heaviest continuous escalation on its 44th day, to 1224 people in the period since the morning of the 20th of April 2019, until the 3rd of June 2019, they are 384 civilians including 92 children and 81 women, were killed in the Russian air bombardment and regime forces’ shelling on areas in Aleppo, Hama, Latakia, and Idlib, including 26 civilian casualties including 10 children and 5 citizen women were killed in the fall of shells launched by the factions on Aleppo city, al-Hadir town south of Aleppo, al-Khandeq village, and al-Suqaylabiyah town in Hama countryside, and 19 people were killed in the explosion of a truck loaded with high-explosive materials owned by the jihadi groups in Jisr al-Shughur city west of Idlib, and 443 of the jihadi groups and the factions were killed in attacks and clashes against the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them, and 379 of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them were killed in attacks by the jihadi groups on several areas of the demilitarized area.
And during the period between the 15th of February 2019; the date of the meeting of “Rouhani – Erdogan – Putin” until today, 3rd of June 2019, the Syrian Observatory documented the death of 1604 people in the Russian – Turkish truce areas, they are 622 civilians including 162 children under the age of eighteen and 137 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 50 people including 16 children under the age of eighteen and 10 citizen women over the age of eighteen, they were killed in the fall of shells launched by the factions, and 518 fighters were killed in different conditions within the demilitarized area since Putin – Erdogan agreement, including 326 fighters of the “Jihadis” and 468 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 1833 people in areas of Erdogan – Putin agreement, they are: 702 civilians including 192 children and 149 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 52 people including 16 children and 8 women, were killed in the fall of shells launched by the factions, and 585 fighters were killed in deferent circumstances within the demilitarized area since Putin – Erdogan agreement, including 345 of the “Jihadi” fighters, and 546 members of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them.