After arresting two regime defectors | Young men attack government buildings in Rif Dimashq • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
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After arresting two regime defectors | Young men attack government buildings in Rif Dimashq

Damascus province: SOHR activists have reported that a group of young men attacked the municipality building and the post office in Kafr Hor town in Qatna area in Rif Dimashq, after a group of local gunmen ambushed two regime defectors, one of them from Kafr Hor town and the other from Al-Ghota Al-Sharqiyah.

Moreover, the assailants demanded the release of the detainees immediately, while the town has been witnessing security tension since the morning.

On August 5, SOHR activists reported that members of a regime’s new checkpoint (Artoz) in Rif Dimashq arrested a group of smugglers, and took them to the security centres.

According to reliable SOHR sources, regime forces managed to arrest three smugglers, who had weapons in their possession.

Local sources confirmed that the arrested smugglers worked for a local faction in Al-Suwaydaa, and own a store that sells weapons in Salkhad area.

Moreover, local sources confirmed that the weapons they had were hunting weapons and not military weapons, and are automatic and used by pressure gauges and ammunition.