Timeline | Recent developments across Syria
August 4, 2021
-SOHR activists have reported that regime forces and the 4th Division have fired several mortars and tank shells on neighbourhoods of Daraa al-Balad and Tariq al-Sadd, but no casualties have been reported yet. This development came as a part of pressure exerted by regime forces on Daraa city’s people.
-SOHR activists had reported, in Wednesday afternoon, fall of new rocket fire by the regime forces at Tareeq al-Sad neighborhood in Daraa city, while ongoing clam in the province continues amid monitoring the results of the Russian-mediated ongoing negotiations.
-SOHR activists have reported a blast in Damascus in the early hours of Wednesday, that has been caused by an explosion of a sleeping vehicle belonging to the regime forces and its proxies in the “Guards Residential Houses “ that are stationed in Dumar in northwest Damascus. The explosion has caused human and material losses. However, reasons of the attacks and whether it is was caused by land mine or IED remain unknown.
-Al-Safawiyah village, in Ain Essa countryside in north al-Raqqa, has been targeted by rocket fire of the Turkish forces and its proxies in the early hours of Wednesday, which caused death of civilians. SOHAR activists have documented death of four persons of the same family who are a man and three children. Number of deaths is expected to rise.
It is worth noting that the al-Safawiyah village is part of eastern al-Sharqouq at M4 highway.
-SOHR activists have reported that a meeting was held today between a Russian delegation and Turkish officers in the power plant in Mabrouka, west of Tel Tamr, for unknown reasons. Just after the meeting, the Turkish backed factions bombarded the villages of al-Dardara, al-Khashma in Tel Tamr countryside, Rubaiaat and Tel Ward in Abo Rasin countryside in al-Hasakah countryside. Meanwhile, the Turkish forces stationed in “Peace Spring” areas have shelled Om al-Keif village and some regime military posts in the north of Tel Tamr.
“De- escalation zone”
-Islamic and fighting factions have bombarded with rockets Joureen area in Jureen neighborhood in western Hama countryside, that has been taken as a camp for the regime forces and its proxies. The attacks have wounded several civilians after a rocket has shelled their house.