The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

IS militants die in airstrikes on the countryside of Deir Ezzor


Deir Ezzor Province:

It became obvious that the tree people who were died due to dropping 2 barrel bombs on the village of Hatla are IS militants, including a leading figure of Gulf nationality. They were killed due to targeting an area near a post of “al- Hesbah” in the village of Hatlah in east of Deir Ezzor. The sources confirmed to SOHR that IS imposed a cordon around the bombing place and prevented the citizens to get close and help in rescuing the wounded or dragging the bodies. Informed reported also that there are 2 people are still missing due to the same attack.


Clashes took place between IS against the regime forces and allied militiamen in the neighborhood of al- Hweqah in the city of Deir Ezzor, coincided with shelling by the regime forces on the neighborhood.


The warplanes carried out a raid on al- Ma’amel area in north of the city of Deir Ezzor ans 2 raids on the town of al- Boleil in east of Deir Ezzor killing 6 civilians in the town while others were wounded. The death toll is exopected to rise because there in information about other deaths.