The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Daily de*ath toll | Six persons ki*lled on January 5 across Syria

Further details of fatalities, documented by SOHR, can be summarised as follows:


  • Three people were killed in clashes with machineguns between two families following a dispute over the priority to use grassland near Ara town in the western countryside of Al-Suwaidaa.


  • A member of the regime-backed 18th Division died of the wounds he sustained in an attack carried out last month by ISIS cells on a regime military position on the outskirts of Al-Abbas town, near Al-Bokamal city in Deir Ezzor countryside in the Syrian desert.


  • A Chechen man was shot dead by one of his relatives from Awwad family following a dispute over the possession of a plot of land, which evolved to armed fight, in Al-Safh village to the south of Ras Al-Ain city in the northern countryside of Al-Hasakah.


  • A former Iraqi ISIS commander was killed in Ain Al-Hesan village in Ras Al-Ain countryside in northern Al-Hasakah.