The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Ongoing repression | Regime forces arrest man and his wife in Deir Ezzor city

Deir Ezzor province: Members of a regime patrol arrested a man and his wife in Al-Jourah neighbourhood in Deir Ezzor city. According to SOHR sources, the woman had verbally abused the patrol’s members for confiscating the motorcycle which she and her husband were traveling on, so the regime soldiers arrested the two civilians and took them to a security centre, while their fate remains unknown.


On May 20, SOHR sources reported that members of regime forces stationed at a checkpoint arrested for unknown reasons two young men at the southern entrance of Deir Ezzor city. It is worth noting that the young men were on their way to the capital Damascus.