Third crime in December | Syrian woman murdered in “Al-Hawl mini state”
Al-Hasakah province: SOHR activists have reported that people found the body of an unidentified Syrian woman, who was killed in the 4th section of Al-Hawl camp in eastern Al-Hasakah.
On the same context, an Iraqi refugee survived an assassination attempt in Al-Hawl camp by unidentified gunmen, where they shot him twice.
Accordingly, SOHR activists have documented three crimes since the beginning of December, killing two people:
* One Iraqi man
* One Syrian woman
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights tracked and monitored the key developments in the camp in November 2021.
SOHR activists could document five murders committed by ISIS cells in Al-Hawl camp in November 2021, which left five Iraqi people dead, including a woman and the chairman of Iraqi refugees’ council. The victims were killed in the first, third and fifth sections of the camp
It is worth noting that the number of murders committed in Al-Hawl camp since the end of the first phase of the large-scale security campaign has reached 38, which indicates to alarming escalation of killings in the camp.
Accordingly, the number of murders documented by SOHR in Al-Hawl camp since the beginning of 2021 has risen to 78, 13 murders in January, ten in February, 17 in March, one in April, six in May, six in June, six in July, eight in August, three in September and five in November, three in December. These murders have left 82 people dead, and the breakdown of fatalities in the past seven months was as follows:
• Two members of the Internal Security Forces (Asayish).
• 61 Iraqi refugees, including three children and 17 women.
• 19 Syrian people, including two children, six women and the head of the “Syrian Council” in the camp.
• A gunman of a cell responsible for assassinations and murders in the camp, who was killed when he blew himself up with a grenade just after he had been caught by an Asayish patrol which was pursuing him.