YPG accused of killing Arab civilians, burning and bulldozing houses in Arab villages.
Several local resources of the people of the countryside of Ras al- Ayn (Sari Kanyeh) in the province of al- Hasakah informed SOHR that 20 civilians, including 2 childern, 5 women and pharmacist, killed in southwest the city of Ras al- Ayn (Sari Kanyeh); the people accused YPG of executing the civilians by shooting them in the village of Abo Shakhat seized by YPG during their last attack on the village. Others local resources reported to SOHR that YPG has destroyed, burned and bulldozed houses in several villages in Tal Tamer and Ras al- Ayn pretending that the owners of these houses are loyal for Islamic State which attacked the area in February 23, where they could take control over dozens of villages before YPG, backed by al- Khabour Guards Forces, al- Sanadid army affiliated to the governor of al- Jazirah district Hamidi Daham al- Hadi and the Syriac Military Council, could retake the area and expel IS.
Meanwhile, SOHR has received information about the death of 30 civilians during their attempts to displace towards the Turkish territories from the town of Nis Tal located near the administrative boundaries with al- Raqqa. Kurdish sources confirmed that IS targeted them as they escaped from the ongoing clashes in the area.