The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Hand grenade | Unidentified gunmen attack building of State Security Department in Al-Suwaydaa

Al-Suwaydaa province: Unidentified gunmen threw a grenade on the building of State Security Department in Al-Suwaydaa. However, no casualties were reported.

Moreover, the sound of a grenade explosion was heard in Al-Jalaa’ Neighbourhood in the city.

Meanwhile, a third explosion was heard in Al-Suwaydaa due to the explosion of a rocket in the air, while shooting was heard right after.

Earlier today, a group of civilians and vegetable merchants from Al-Suwaydaa detained two officers ranked as “major and lieutenant colonel” and a member, as response to the arrest of a vegetable merchant from the area in Al-Hawl Market in Damascus City.

According to reliable SOHR sources, the group informed the authority of the captured members that they would release them if the arrested merchant is released.

The local group established a checkpoint at Al-Ankoud Square northern of Al-Suwaydaa, and detained two officers, where they dealt with them humanely and kindly and informed them of the reason they are being detained.