The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Pursuing drug dealers | Regime forces arrest a commander affiliated to Iranian Revolutionary Guards in Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor province: Members of the regime forces arrested a commander of Osoud Al-Sharqiya militia that is affiliated to the Iranian Revolutionary Guards after storming his house, where the forces confiscated a large amount of narcotics in the house in Al-Joura Neighbourhood within areas of regime forces and their militias.

Osoud Al-Sharqiya militia is also known as “Al-Shoa’itat” that is affiliated to the “National Defence” forces.

On February 10, SOHR sources reported that a patrol of the regime military police arrested a member of the National Defence Forces, after chasing him in Cinema Foad Street in Deir Ezzor city, after having thrown a grenade on the patrol’s members. The man was taken to a security centre and his fate remains unknown.