The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Less than a week | Nine regime soldiers and H*T*S members kil*led in attacks on “Putin-Erdogan” frontlines

SOHR activists have documented the death of nine people in less than a week, where the fatalities are eight regime soldiers including an officer and a military commander of HTS, within “Putin-Erdogan” area.

The details are as follows:
• On December 2: A regime soldier was killed by Al-Fath Al-Mubin in Lattakia

• On December 2: Two regime soldiers including a “lieutenant” were killed by a guided missile of HTS in Idlib

• On December 3: A regime soldier was shot dead by a sniper of HTS on the frontline of Al-Malajah in southern Idlib countryside.

• On December 3: A commander of Sa’ad Brigade of HTS died affected by the wounds he sustained in an attack by regime forces on a military vehicle near Al-Kanada Village in Jisr Al-Shughour countryside western of Idlib.

• On December 4: A regime soldier was shot dead by HTS in Aleppo.

• On December 4: A regime soldier was shot dead by snipers of HTS on Tarnaba frontline in eastern Idlib countryside, while another soldier was killed by members of HTS on Al-Malaja frontline in southern Idlib countryside.

• On December 4: A regime soldier was shot dead by snipers of HTS on Tarnaba frontline in eastern Idlib countryside, while another soldier was killed by members of HTS on Al-Malaja frontline in southern Idlib countryside.

• On December 6: A regime soldier was killed by snipers of “Al-Fath Al-Mubin” operations room on the frontline of Al-Malajah in the southern countryside of Idlib.

Since early 2023, SOHR has documented 428 operations in the “de-escalation zone,” including attacks, gunfire by snipers and bombardment, which left 613 combatants and civilians dead. In addition, these operations left over 265 combatants and 210 civilians, including 25 women and 46 children, injured.
The fatalities can be distributed as follows:
108 civilians, including 14 women, 43 children, a civil defence member and a nurse, were killed by regime forces.
385 members of regime forces, including 27 officers.
An Afghan militiaman of “Liwaa Fatemiyoun.”
A member of the Syrian Hezbollah.
91 members of Hayyaat Tahrir Al-Sham, including a French jihadist.
14 members of the jihadist faction of “Ansar Al-Tawhid.”
One member of “Ahrar Al-Sham” movement.
Two members of “Al-Sham Corps.”
One member of “Hurras Al-Din” organisation.
The Commander-in-chief of Russian Special Tasks Forces.
A militiaman of the Iranian-backed “Liwaa Al-Baqer.”
A member of “Soqour Al-Sham.”
Six members of the “National Liberation Front.”