Accused of “communicating with regime security services” | Old man assassinated on eastern Deir Ezzor
Deir Ezzor Province – Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: Reliable sources have informed SOHR that two unknown gunmen on a motorcycle shot dead an old man in Al-Sabha town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor. According to SOHR sources, the victim was accused of “communicating with regime security services”.
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 696 fighters, civilians, oil workers, and officials in service parties.
The Syrian Observatory documented the assassination of 247 civilians including 18 children and 13 women by armed cells in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, al-Hasakah countryside, al-Raqqah city and countryside, and Manbij area. In addition, 441 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.