The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Heavy weapons and tank shells | Violent clashes renew between local factions and IS-IS

Daraa province: SOHR activists have reported that clashes renewed with heavy weapons and tank shells between local factions and the Fifth Legion on one hand and ISIS cells on the other hand, where the shelling was concentrated on Al-Mohandesen neighbourhood and the northern neighbourhood of Al-Sanmin city, Al-Sad Road and Al-Hamadin in Daraa. However, no casualties have been reported yet.

Earlier today, SOHR activists documented the death of a media activist from his wounds he sustained days earlier in clashes in Daraa.

Areas where ISIS members in the city are witnessing bombardment by local factions, 8th Brigade and military formations with anti-aircraft and tank shells in Tariq Al-Sadd neighbourhood and Al-Hamadin neighbourhood.

Accordingly, the death toll from Daraa clashes in Daraa since Monday, October 31 has jumped to 16, and they are as follows:

• Four civilians, including two children and a media activist.

• Seven ISIS members.

• Four members of local factions, including a leader.

• A member of the 8th Brigade.