The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Despite settlement of their situation | Ankara-backed factions arr-est four civilians including woman in Afrin and its countryside

Aleppo province: Members of the civil police’s intelligence arrested a 35-years-old woman in Shikhotka in Maabatli district in Afrin countryside, without knowing the charges against her. It is noteworthy that the civilian teaches in schools of the Ankara-backed factions, where she was taken to an unknown destination.
The military police also arrested a civilian in his fourth decade, after he returned to his hometown of Afrin, coming from Aleppo city, where he was arrested during the settlement of his situation, on charges of dealing with the former Autonomous Administration, while his fate remains unknown. The civilian is from Baadanli village in Maabatli district in Afrin countryside.
Moreover, a 27-year-old young man was also arrested by members of the civil police in Heikjah village, in Jinderes district in Afrin countryside, on charges of performing the compulsory service during the former Autonomous Administration rule, where he was taken to an unknown destination, without knowing his fate.
Besides, members of “Al-Sultan Murad” faction arrested a civilain after he returned to his hometown in Ikdam village in Sharan district of Afrin countryside, and paid a sum of 4,000 USD to settle his situation, where he was arrested on malicious charges and snitching by the village mayor, and on charges of dealing with the former Autonomous Administration. The civilian was taken to an unknown destination, while his fate remains unknown.
It is noteworthy that Afrin area, which is under the control of Turkish forces and their proxies, is witnessing a widespread arrest campaign against civilians, especially those returning to their hometowns.