The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Family infighting | Old disputes spark clashes between two families in Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor province: Clashes erupted with light and medium weapons between Al-Kassar and Al-Shaweesh Families in Al-Baseera City eastern of Deir Ezzor within SDF-held areas, due to old disputes between both parties, while tension is still ongoing amid appeals by residents to dignitaries of the tribes to interfere and break the clashes. However, no casualties were reported.

Accordingly, the number of infightings which followed disputes over retaliation and family and tribal disagreements in areas controlled by the Autonomous Administration has reached 31 since early 2024. According to SOHR statistics, these infightings left 16 people dead and 86 others injured; they are distributed regionally as follows:

* Deir Ezzor: 22 infightings left four people dead and 48 people injured.

* Al-Raqqah: Three infightings left eight people dead and 20 people injured.

* Aleppo: Two infightings left 12 people injured.

* Al-Hasakah: Four infightings left four people killed and six injured