The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

New attack | SDF member kil*led by IS*IS cells in eastern Deir Ezzor countryside

Deir Ezzor province: A member of SDF was shot dead by gunmen of ISIS on Al-Ragheeb checkpoint in Hawayej Zaiban Town in eastern Deir Ezzor countryside.

A few hours ago, a leader in the Hajin Military Council, which operates under the command of SDF, was injured and two of his escorts were killed in an attack by ISIS cells. The attackers, who were on motorcycles, targeted the leader’s vehicle with machineguns on the vicinity of Al-Sha’afah town in eastern Deir Ezzor countryside.

SOHR has documented 132 operations carried out by ISIS, including armed attacks, executions and explosions targeting military and security forces, in areas under the control of the Autonomous Administration since early 2024. According to SOHR statistics, these operations left 72 fatalities:


48 members of SDF, the Internal Security Forces (Asayish) and other military formations operating in areas under the control of the Autonomous Administration.

Nine ISIS members.

Four guards worked for the Autonomous Administration.

11 civilians, including a child and a witch.

These operations are distributed regionally as follows:


Deir Ezzor: 111 attacks left 35 combatants, ten civilians, including a child and a witch, and five ISIS members dead.

Al-Hasakah: 13 attacks left seven combatants, four ISIS members and a civilian dead.

Al-Raqqah: Eight attacks left six combatants and four guards of civil institutions of the Autonomous Administration dead.