The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

New attack | SDF blocks attack by local gunmen on military checkpoints in Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor province: Local gunmen opened fire with machineguns on checkpoints of SDF near Al-Jama’iya Al-Qadema Waterwheel north western of Al-Hawayj Town from the side of Al-Shahil City eastern of Deir Ezzor, where violent clashes erupted between both sides. However, no casualties were reported.

Yesterday, SDF members stationed within military posts on the eastern bank of the Euphrates River in Al-Shahil town in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, shot local gunmen on the opposite bank of the Euphrates River from the direction of Buqurs town, within areas controlled by regime forces and Iranian militias, as the gunmen were trying to cross towards the areas SDF-controlled areas in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor.