Rural Daraa | Assassination attempt on former opposition commander leaves civilian injured
Daraa Governorate – Syrian Observatory for Human Rights:
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has monitored this evening an assassination attempt on a former opposition commander, who joined the ranks of military security after his situation was settled, in Um Walad in Daraa countryside. The attack left a civilian injured.
This brings the number of attacks and assassination attempts in various forms and methods by detonating IEDs, mines, booby-trapped vehicles and shootings from past June to date, to more than 448 attacks.
While the number of those who killed and died in the same period has risen to 287 persons, 65 of whom are civilians, including six women and four children, in addition to 154 regime soldiers, loyalists and collaborators with regime security services.
46 members of opposition factions were also killed, those who made “settlements and reconciliations” with the regime and became members of regime security services, including former leaders, and 17 members of Syrian militias affiliated to Lebanese “Hezbollah” and Iranian forces, in addition to six members of so-called “Fifth Corps” established by Russia.