The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

More than 4600 are executed by the “Islamic State” organization during 32 months of its “Caliphate”


The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and during the 32nd month of declaring the “Caliphate State” by the “Islamic State” organization, documented the execution of 30 persons in ISIS controlled areas in Syria, the executions were carried out in the provinces of Al-Raqqah, Deir Ezzor, Damascus and Homs during the period between the 29th of January 2017 and the 3rd of March 2017.

Where Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented the execution of 14 Syrian citizens, in addition to 4 fighters of the rebel and Islamic factions, and 9 members at least of the regime forces and the militiamen loyal to them.

The charges were: “working for the infidels Kurdish Forces, working for the Coalition, smuggling people to the outside of the “Islamic State” organization’s controlled areas, cooperation with Hayyaat Tahrir al-Sham, witchcraft, a member of Syria New Army which is supported by the International Coalition, cooperating and working with the regime forces, Ridda and accepting living under the rule of the Kurds and members of the Nusayri regime”

Where it rose to 4607, the number of civilians, fighters, members of the regime forces and the militiamen loyal to them and ISIS militants who were executed by ISIS since the declaration of its Caliphate in 29/6/2014 until the morning of 3/3/2016.

Where 2514 civilian citizens were executed, including 87 children and 133 women, they were executed by shooting, beheading, stoning, throwing off high place or burning in the provinces of Damascus, Rif Dimashq, Deir Ezzor, al- Raqqa, al-Hasakah, Aleppo, Homs and Hama, including 3 massacres carried out by the organization in the provinces of Deir Ezzor, Aleppo and Hama, and among the casualties the activist in the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights Jawdat al-Rabbah aka “Abu Islam”. Also the organization executed more than 930 Arab Sunni citizens from the clan of al-Sh’aytat in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, and 223 Kurdish civilian citizen killed by the organization by opening fire on them and by white arm in the city of Ayn al-Arab (Kobani) and the village of Barkh Botan in the southern countryside of the city, and 46 civilian citizen executed by the organization in Al-Mab’oujeh village which is inhabited by citizens of Ismailia, Sunni and Alawite communities in the eastern countryside of Salamiyyeh city, they were burned, slaughtered and shot, and also 85 including 10 children and 8 citizen women from the families of the gunmen loyal to the regime and NDF executed by the organization in al-Bogeleyyah area in Deir Ezzor.

Also 344 is the number of fighters of the rebel and Islamic factions, Fath al-Sham Front (al-Qaeda organization in the Levant) and YPG who were executed by the organization of the “Islamic State” after capturing them in the clashes which are taking place between the organization and the mentioned factions or of who were arrested at checkpoints for the organization in its controlled areas.

Also the “Islamic State” organization executed 503 of its own members, some of them on charges of “Ghuluww (Translator: it is an act of extremism and is against Sharia in Islam where the person ascribe a divine characteristics to Islamic figures or another person), spying for foreign countries, cooperating with the Crusader Alliance, attempting to escape, escaping during the battel and attempting to defect “, and most of them were executed after being arrested by the organization when they were trying to return to their countries.

The Organization also executed 1244 officers and members from the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them, after capturing them in the clashes or arresting them at ISIS checkpoints in ISIS controlled areas.

And 2 Turkish soldiers executed by the “Islamic State” organization by “burning them” after being captured in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo.

We in the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, despite of the killing threats we received from the “Islamic State” and all killers in Syria, we re-call the UN Security Council to work in seriously, to stop the crimes and violations committed against the Syrian people by the “Islamic state” and the regime of Bashar al-Assad, and all of whom committed these crimes.