المرصد السوري لحقوق الانسان
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

135 person from the regime forces and gunmen loyal to them and Baathists and their families were killed and executed when the “Islamic State” controlled Al-Bghiliyyeh neighborhood in ​​Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor Province:
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights was able to document the killing of at least 135 persons and members since the dawn of Saturday in Deir Ezzor, where the Observatory was informed by several reliable sources that among the 135 who were killed and executed, there are at least 50 members from the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them were killed and executed during the “Islamic state” attack on Al-Bghiliyyeh area up to the outskirts of al-Jura area and detonating booby trapped vehicles and carrying out executions, in addition to the presence of 85 persons from the families of the members of NDF, national army and Baathists from the city, while 42 member from the “Islamic State” organization (including 12 infiltrators and members who blew themselves up with explosive belts in the same attack) were killed, also it is still unknown the fate of tens of people who were kidnapped and captured by members of the organization from Al-Bghiliyyeh area which its outskirts along with the northern outskirts of al-Jura area are witnessing violent clashes since the dawn of Saturday between the organization’s members against the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them accompanied by heavy shelling by regime forces and intensive raids by warplanes on areas in the city of Deir Ezzor, and bombing by the organization on the regime forces controlled areas in the city, the raids that targeted Al-Bghiliyyeh area resulted in the death of ten people (including four persons under the age of 18 and a woman), while two fighters from the rebel factions were killed during the clashes against the “Islamic state” in the northern countryside of Aleppo, also the regime’s warplanes bombed areas in Muhassan city east of Deir Ezzor, and places in the vicinity of Deir Ezzor airbase, but no information about casualties.

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