Regional meetings and consultations to prepare a new military body that fights the Iranian presence in Syrian south
Sources told the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights that meetings are taking place on a daily basis between leaders of opposition factions who left Daraa towards Jordan, after the regime forces and militias loyal to them took control of southern Syria, and the sources added that these meetings come in order to work and form a new military body under the name of the “South Army,” and its mission is to fight the Iranian presence in the Syrian south with the support of MOC, but this is still in the study phase until now, where consultations and meetings are being held to be turned into reality on the ground during the coming period, and the Syrian Observatory published on the 4th of September 2019 that unidentified gunmen assassinated a former member of the rebel factions who joined the ranks of military security after a he took a settlement, where he was shot in Om Batnah town in the countryside of Quneitra, while an explosion shook this morning Zayzoun Camp, in which forces of the 4th Division are positioned in the western countryside of Daraa, caused by the explosion of an IED in the area which injured a colonel with 4 other members, and the Syrian Observatory published on the 3rd of September 2019 that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that unidentified gunmen opened fire on one of those collaborating with the regime forces in Daraa province, and in the details obtained by the SOHR; gunmen have shot one of the collaborators with the Air Force Intelligence and the Raid Branch 215, in front of his house in Nawa city north-west of Daraa, which injured him seriously, it is noteworthy that the targeted person had served within the ranks of the “Islamic State” organization in the area of Yarmouk Basin west of Daraa before the regime forces imposed their control over the area, and the SOHR published yesterday the 1st of September 2019, that it monitored the continuous state of lawlessness through incidents of targeting members and persons collaborating with the regime’s Intelligence in Daraa, where unidentified gunmen opened fire on the house of the head of Al-Shajarah Municipality in the western countryside of Daraa, without causing injuries, it is noteworthy that it is the second time for the Municipality’s head to be targeted,, where he was targeted by an IED on the 19th of August 2019, and he is known by his strong ties with the Iranian militias and the regime’s Intelligence.
And the SOHR published on the 1st of September 2019, that Daraa province is still witnessing conflicts in all of its areas, and witnesses the domination of the regime forces and the militiamen loyal to them over the citizens as security chaos disrupts it and follows its members and those cooperating with regime’s security forces and institutions, rejecting any form of the presence of the regime and its institutions. And in this context, unidentified gunmen opened fire at one of the collaborators with the regime forces after midnight in front of his house in al-Sanamin city in the northern countryside of Daraa, which injured him, and the Syrian Observatory published on the 31st of August 2019 that an IED exploded in an minibus of the air intelligence of the security services of the Syrian regime on the Road of the Western al-Gharya – the Eastern Kark in the eastern countryside of Daraa, which injured more than 17 of them, The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published yesterday that as part of the escalating security chaos in Daraa province in the Syrian south; of killings and targeting of members of the regime forces and the militiamen loyal to them, the Syrian Observatory learned that unidentified gunmen targeted a car of the police members on the road leading to Daraa city, where the gunmen opened fire of their machineguns at police members in Masaken Jellin area in the western countryside of Daraa, which killed 3 members immediately.
The Syrian Observatory published on the 29th of August 2019 that the province of Daraa is still living a state of lawlessness that spreads in the areas of reconciliations, where unidentified gunmen opened fire today morning on one of those collaborating with the militias of the regime forces in Nab’ Al-Fawwar village in the western countryside of Daraa, which killed him instantly, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published on the 28th of August 2019, that in the wake of the ongoing state of disorder and the spread of lawlessness in the province of Daraa, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that unidentified gunmen shot a member of the 4th Division of the regime forces in Al-Yadudah town in the western countryside of Daraa, which killed him immediately.
And the SOHR published on the 25th of August 2019, that it learned that unidentified persons riding in a car have kidnapped the photographer of a pro-regime official agency in Busra al-Sham city in the eastern countryside of Daraa, and took him to unknown destination, and after more than an hour, they returned him with marks of bruises on his face and body, while a correspondent of one of the pro-regime TV channels was beaten and punched while trying to prevent the kidnappers from kidnapping his colleague.