The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Affected by wounds | Young man di*es after being shot by a gang on highway between Homs and Hama

Homs province: A young man died affected by the wounds he sustained yesterday, where a gang tried to steal his “Suzuki” car on the highway between Homs and Hama.

The young man had been subjected to a robbery attempt in Talbisa City in northern Homs countryside, by a group of thieves before trying to flee from them, where he was shot directly and his car was damaged.

The Syrian Observatory has documented 152 murders in regime-controlled areas since early 2024, where domestic violence and armed robberies were behind some of these murders, while motives behind the others remained unknown. These murder crimes left 165 fatalities: seven children, 26 women and 132 young and adult men. The fatalities are distributed regionally as follows:

Daraa: 48 murder crimes left 41 men, three children and ten women dead.

Al-Suwaidaa: 13 murder crimes left 11 men a little boy and two women dead.

Rif Dimashq: 32 murder crimes left 28 men, two children and seven women dead.

Homs: 17 murder crimes left 15 men, a woman and a little girl dead.

Hama: Nine murder crimes left Nine men dead.

Al-Hasakah: Two murder crimes left two men dead.

Deir Ezzor: Eight murder crimes left seven men and a woman dead.

Damascus: Six murder crimes left two women and four men dead.

Latakia: Five murder crimes left five men and a woman dead.

Tartous: Eight murder crimes left seven men and a woman dead.

Al-Qunaitrah: One murder crime left a man dead.

Aleppo: Three murder crimes left a woman and two men dead.