The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

The SDF regain the control of Ras Al-Ayn city almost completely after a counter attack in which 17 members of the pro-Turkey factions were killed

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that the Syria Democratic Forces managed to regain control of the most of areas into which the Turkish forces and their loyal factions advanced yesterday, in Ras Al-Ayn city in Al-Hasakah countryside, after fierce clashes between the both parties, which led to the withdrawal of the factions from the Industrial Area, and the clashes are concentrated now in the area of Ras Al-Ayn crossing as well as the area of Tal Halab, amid exchange of heavy and violent shelling, and the SOHR documented the killing of more than 17 members of the pro-Turkey factions during the SDF’s counter attack in Ras Al-Ayn, also 4 members of the SDF were killed in the same clashes, in the same context, sources informed the SOHR that forces of the International Coalition are deployed in Al-Qamishli city and Ayn Al-Arab city (Kobani).

And with the fall of more casualties, it rose to 85 at least, the number of members of the Syria Democratic Forces who were killed by Turkish air and land strikes and clashes against Turkish Forces and the factions loyal to, also it rose to 76, the number of the Syrian factions loyal to Ankara including 13 of the pro-Turkish cells who were killed in targeting and clashes against SDF, while 8 Turkish soldiers were killed in clashes and targeting, Turkey acknowledged the death of only 5 of them, amid information about other Turkish casualties at the Syrian – Turkish border, and the death toll is expected to rise because there are some people in critical situation, in addition to information about other casualties.