25 YPG fighters killed and wounded in the attack on Serrin town
Reliable sources informed SOHR that 10 YPG fighters died while 15 others were wounded, some of them in critical situation, due to a descent carried out by IS on the southeastern part of the town of Serrin located in the south of Ayn al- Arab (Kobani), where the attack started when an IS militants blew himself up using an explosive belt enabling IS to seize a school in the southeastern part of the townm followed by violent clashes between IS and YPG that led to kill 8 IS militants.
It is worth mentioning that activists and people in Serrin area in the north of Aleppo accused YPG and its allied rebel factions of committing violations in the town which they seized it by US led coalition support in July 27, after violent clashes with IS militants lasted for 20 days, where dozens of IS militants and 20 YPG fighters killed in these clashes. The activists and people from the area informed SOHR that YPG has arrested about 150 men and young men from the town of Serrin accusing them of being IS militants or cooperating with the organization, they dragged them to YPG-held areas in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo. The activists also accused them of keeping their families, most of them women and children, under “house arrest” in Hussein Muhammad al- Sheik’s house in the town of Serrin.