Attacked military vehicle | Hajin Military Council Forces clash with gunmen in rural Deir Ezzor, leaving one injured
Deir Ezzor province: SOHR sources have reported that an unidentified gunman, believed to be of ISIS cells was killed in clashes with members of Hajin Military Council in Al-Jerzi town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor. The clashes erupted this evening after unknown gunmen attacked military vehicle of Hajin Military Council.
On December 27, SOHR reported that an SDF commander was killed in an attack with machineguns and “RPG” shells by undefined gunmen on the headquarters of the SDF-backed Hajin Military Council in Zeban town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor. Meanwhile, the attackers managed to escape.
In this context, SDF military forces imposed a curfew in the town and brought in military reinforcement.
It is worth noting that SDF-held areas witnessed escalation of ISIS cells’ attacks which target civilians and military personnel.