Arbitrary arrests | Military Police arrest civilians in Afrin and its countryside to collect ransom • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
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Arbitrary arrests | Military Police arrest civilians in Afrin and its countryside to collect ransom

Aleppo province: SOHR activists have reported that members of a Military Police patrol arrested a civilian from Maaraska village in Sharan district in Afrin countryside, north-west of Aleppo for “dealing with Autonomous-Administration” during the past few days.

Moreover, members of another Military Police patrol arrested two civilians from Afrin city and Bargzah village in Jendires district in Afrin countryside, on the same charge to collect ransoms.

On August 13, SOHR activists reported that members of Al-Sham Legion faction, which is affiliated with the Turkish Intelligence, arrested two civilians from Borj Haidar village in Shirawa district in Afrin countryside, without knowing the charges pressed against them.

On the other hand, a Military Police patrol arrested four civilians from Nasriyah village in Jinderes district in Afrin countryside north-western of Aleppo, for “dealing with the former Autonomous Administration”, to collect ransoms.

Members of a Civil Police patrol arrested two civilians from Korwan village in Jinderes district in Afrin countryside north western of Aleppo, for “dealing with the former Autonomous Administration”, to collect ransoms.

Moreover, members of a Military Police patrol arrested a woman from Deir Sowan village in Shiran district in Afrin countryside, without knowing the charges pressed against her.