Unknown assailants try to assassinate a citizen who refused to pay them money, In the light of the activity of ISIS cells in SDF’s areas of influence
Deir ez-Zor Governorate – Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: The Syrian Observatory monitored gunfire by unidentified gunmen targeting the home of a citizen in al-Al-Bsira a town in Deir ez-Zor countryside. Sources told the Syrian Observatory that unknown assailants, most likely from ISIS cells, demanded the citizen to pay a sum of money, but he refused to pay it. It is noteworthy that the house was targeted by an explosive device on October 29.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights today observed a new incident that falls within the state of chaos prevailing in SDF’s areas of influence in Deir ez-Zor governorate, where two unidentified gunmen shot an elderly man in front of one of the automated ovens in Al-Hawaij in the eastern countryside of deir ez-Zor, after asking for his name before fleeing, which led to the death of the man immediately.
As more casualties fall, the number of fighters, civilians, oil workers and officials in service agencies who were assassinated in four provinces: Aleppo, Deir ez-Zor, Raqqa and Al-Hasakah, as well as “Manbij” area in northeastern Aleppo province, controlled by SDF, raises to 401 persons, where the Syrian Observatory monitored the assassination of 124 civilians by those cells, including 6 children and 5 women in the eastern countryside of Deir al-Zour, Al-Hasakah countryside, Raqqa city and its countryside and Manbij region, in addition to the assassination of 271 of SDF fighters, including local commanders in the same areas. 4 of members of the International Alliance. The Syrian Observatory also counted dozens of casualties as a result of these assassinations.