The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Following their attempt to infiltrate across Euphrates | SDF clash with local gunmen in western countryside of Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor province: After midnight on Saturday-Sunday, violent armed clashes erupted with heavy and medium weapons between members of SDF stationed at posts along the Euphrates River line, in Muhaimidah town in the western countryside of Deir Ezzor on the one hand, and Iranian-backed local gunmen on the other hand, in an attempt to Infiltrate towards SDF-held areas.
The gunmen also targeted the water station of Al-Safirah Tahtani town in the western countryside of Deir Ezzor, which resulted in its burning.
SDF sent military reinforcements from the square of Al-Kasrah town towards their posts spread on the Euphrates River in the towns of Muhaimidah, Al-Jeneinah and Al-Hisan.
After midnight on Saturday-Sunday, SDF in Hawijat Al-Busayrah, east of Deir Ezzor, fired heavy artillery shells on regime forces’ positions on the western banks of the Euphrates.
For its part, the latter’s forces responded with similar bombardment on the sources of fire. No information about causalities and the extent of material damage was reported.