Security chaos in SDF-held areas: IED goes off in eastern Deir Ezzor, leaving five children dead or wounded
Deir Ezzor Province – Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: an IED exploded in the SDF-controlled city of Al-Busayrah city in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, which killed two children and injured three others.
As more people were killed, it rose to 493 fighters, civilians, oil workers, and officials in service parties, the number of people who were killed in areas within the four provinces of Aleppo, Deir Ezzor, Al-Raqqah and Al-Hasakah, in addition to the SDF-held area of Manbij in the north-east of Aleppo.
Syrian Observatory documented the assassination of 165 civilians including 11 children and seven women by armed cells in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, al-Hasakah countryside, al-Raqqah city and countryside, and Manbij area. In addition, 323 SDF fighters, including local leaders, were assassinated in the same areas.
Also four members of International Coalition were killed. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights Human also documented tens of injuries due to these assassinations.