The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

About 10 factions merge into al-Sham Corps in Aleppo province, and 5 casualties in Mare and Azaz in the northern countryside of Aleppo and airstrikes target the southern countryside of Al-Hasakah

Aleppo Province:

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights received a copy of a statement issued by Al-Sham Corps in which they announced the merge of several factions with Al-Sham Corps in the province of Aleppo, forming al-Shamal Brigade (the translator: it means “Brigade of the North”) which includes : Manbej rebels gathering, Jund al-Rahman battalion, Shahid Alaa Abu Zaid battalion, al-Fajr al-Sadeq battalion, Seraj al-Din Battalion / Shararat Tal Rifaat /, Ansar Allah Brigade, Omar Abu al-Hasan battalion, Maghawir al-Sunna battalion.
It rose to 4 including a woman and a child the number of people who were killed in bombing by warplanes believed to be Russian on areas in Mare city, while clashes continue in al-Bil area in the northern countryside of Aleppo between the rebel and Islamic factions against the “Islamic state”, in conjunction with mutual shelling between both sides, also area in Azaz city in the northern countryside of Aleppo was bombed by missile believed to be ground-to-ground, which killed a boy at the age of 17 and injured 4 other civilians including a child, while the Islamic factions targeted a vehicle for the regime forces in the southern countryside of Aleppo, and information about injuries, also clashes are taking place in several areas in the vicinity of the Power Plant area and the eastern countryside of Aleppo between the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them from Syrian and non-Syrian nationalities against the “Islamic State”.


Al-Hasaka Province:
Warplanes carried out several airstrikes targeting places in Shaddadi area which is the stronghold of the “Islamic state” in Al-Hasaka province, no information about casualties so far, while clashes continued between The Syrian Democratic Forces against the “Islamic State” in the vicinity of al-Hool area in the eastern countryside of Al-Hasakah, in conjunction with mutual shelling between them, and information reported that the members controlled positions for The Syrian Democratic Forces.