The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Old vendetta | Civilian shot dead by gunmen in Deir Ezzor city

Deir Ezzor province: A civilian was shot dead by gunmen in Jadeed Ekedat town in eastern Deir Ezzor countryside, following an old vendetta.

 

The Syrian Observatory has documented 59 murder crimes in SDF-controlled areas since early 2024, where domestic violence and armed robbery were behind some of these murders, while motivations behind the others remained unknown. These murders left 63 civilian fatalities, including seven children and eight women; they are distributed regionally as follows:

 

·      Al-Hasakah: 20 civilians, including two children and three women.

 

·      Deir Ezzor: 22  civilians, including two children and three women.

 

·      Al-Raqqah: 17 civilians, including three children and two women.

 

·      Aleppo: Four men; three men in Manbij and a man in Ain Al-Arab (Kobani).