The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

“Putin-Erdogan” area | Three children injured in regime artillery fire on residential neighbourhoods in western Aleppo countryside

Three children sustained various injuries due to artillery fire by regime forces on Al-Ebzemo town in western Aleppo countryside within “Putin-Erdogan” area, where  they were taken to the hospital for treatment.


Since early 2023, SOHR has documented 458 operations in the “de-escalation zone,” including attacks, gunfire by snipers and bombardment, which left 670 combatants and civilians dead. In addition, these operations left over 272 combatants and 276 civilians, including 26 women and 51 children, injured.


The fatalities can be distributed as follows:


  • 127 civilians, including 18 women, 45 children, a civil defence member and a nurse, were killed by regime forces.


  • 409 members of regime forces, including 27 officers.


  • An Afghan militiaman of “Liwaa Fatemiyoun.”


  • Six members of the Syrian Hezbollah, including a Lebanese member.


  • 99 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.”


  • Two members of “Soqour Al-Sham.”


  • Six members of the “National Liberation Front.”