ISIS resurgence | Four members of “Self-Defense Forces” assassinated in southern Al-Hasakah
Reliable sources have told SOHR that ISIS cells attacked members of the “Self-Defense Forces” while patrolling Al-Deshishah town in the southern countryside of Al-Hasakah, near the Syria-Iraqi border, leaving four members dead and another one injured.
As more fatalities are recorded and updated regularly, 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 rose to 570 fighters, civilians, oil workers, and officials in service parties,
The Syrian Observatory documented the assassination of 196 civilians including 15 children and ten women by armed cells in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, al-Hasakah countryside, al-Raqqah city and countryside, and Manbij area. In addition, 370 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.