The first 15 hours of the ceasefire passes with the return of relative cautious calm to the 4 sectors of Putin – Erdogan area
The ceasefire agreement completed its first 15 hours within the so-called “Putin – Erdogan” area with a calm returned cautiously to the whole area, except for some rocket shells that targeted Kabani area in Jabal al-Akrad north of Latakia, and the Syrian Observatory had documented the death of a citizen in missile shelling carried out by the regime forces on Kafr Nubl town in the southern countryside of Idlib this evening, thus, he becomes the first casualties in the first day of the ceasefire agreement, and the Syrian Observatory published that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented the death of a citizen in missile shelling carried out by the regime forces targeted Kafr Nubl city in the southern countryside of Idlib, thus, this man is the first casualty after about 12 hours of the ceasefire within “Putin – Erdogan” area, also the activists of the Syrian Observatory monitored missile shelling carried out by regime’s ground forces targeting areas in al-Tah, Jarjanaz, Hass, Ma’aret Hurmah, al-Deir al-Sharqi, Kafrsajna, Rakaya, Arinbeh, Babulin, al-Naqir, Hish, and Om Jalal in the southern and southeastern countryside of Idlib, while the Syrian regime’s warplanes and warplanes of the Russian “guarantor” still have not targeted “Putin – Erdogan” area since the ceasefire came into effect.
And with the fall of more casualties, it rose to at least 4102, 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 31st of August 2019, and they are: 1046 civilians including 261 children and 185 citizen women, and they are 224 including 44 children and 43 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 88 including 19 women and 15 children were killed in the fall of barrel bombs, and 537 including 154 children, 90 women, and 5 members of the rescue teams were killed in targeting by regime’s warplanes, also 115 people including 20 women and 21 children were killed in a ground shelling carried out by the regime forces, and 80 citizens including 26 children and 14 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 1665 fighters were killed in the Russian airstrikes and the regime’s aerial and ground shelling including 1087 of the Jihadis, in addition to killing of 1391 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 31st of August 2019, and Syrian Observatory documented the death of 4628 people in the Russian – Turkish truce areas, they are 1329 civilians including 342 children under the age of eighteen and 249 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 106 people including 31 children under the age of eighteen and 18 citizen women over the age of eighteen, they were killed in the fall of shells launched by the factions, and 1751 fighters were killed in different conditions within the demilitarized area since Putin – Erdogan agreement, including 1122 fighters of the “Jihadis” and 1548 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 4858 people in areas of Erdogan – Putin agreement, they are: 1412 civilians including 371 children and 263 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 107 people including 31 children and 19 women, were killed in the fall of shells launched by the factions, and 1818 fighters were killed in deferent circumstances within the demilitarized area since Putin – Erdogan agreement, including 1224 of the “Jihadi” fighters, and 1628 members of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them.