Warplanes carry out the first massacre since the start of the truce in the eastern Ghouta, killing and injuring about 40 people, the largest breach of the Cairo Agreement • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Warplanes carry out the first massacre since the start of the truce in the eastern Ghouta, killing and injuring about 40 people, the largest breach of the Cairo Agreement

Rif Dimashq province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that warplanes carried out again a raid on the Arbin city which is controlled by Rahman Corps in the Eastern Ghouta, where the activists of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored a warplane at 11:30 pm on the 24th of July 2017 carrying out a raid with 8 rockets targeting the center of Arbin city, killing 8 citizens including children and female citizens, and injuring at least 30 other people, and the death toll is expected to rise because there are some people in critical situation, and this is considered the first time in which civilian casualties have fallen due to shelling by the regime or bombardment by warplanes; since the start of the truce agreement in the Eastern Ghouta at the noon of the 22nd of July 2017.

Also at the sundown on July the 24th of July 2017 warplanes carried out 6 raids, and in each raid the warplanes launched 2 missiles, where 2 missiles targeted the outskirts of Arbin city, while the rest targeted the center of the city, which caused at least 6 injuries, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also documented on the third day of the truce

the regime forces targeted with two shells areas that the regime forces targeted with two shells areas in the outskirts of Harasta city, while the regime forces opened fire of their heavy machine guns on areas in the outskirts of the town of Ein Tarma in the western outskirts of the Eastern Ghouta of Damascus, which is adjacent to the neighborhood of Jobar, and no Information about causalities. The Syrian Observatory documented that the regime forces also shelled the town of Ein Tarma with five mortar shells, while warplanes targeted the city of Arbin and its outskirts in the Eastern Ghouta by 8 missiles within 4 raids.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented on Monday morning the 24th of July 2017 the warplanes carrying out 3 Raids targeted areas in the town of Ein Tarma located at the western outskirts of the Eastern Ghouta and adjacent to Jobar neighbourhood east of the capital Damascus, where the raids injured 5 citizens, also warplanes carried out 2 raids on areas in the outskirts of Hosh Al-Dawahra town and other places in Nashabiyah town in area Al-Marj area in the Eastern Ghouta, while the Syrian Observatory documented this morning the fall of a mortar shell on area at the outskirts of Harasta city, but no information about casualties

And the Syrian Observatory documented yesterday targeting by fighters of an Islamic faction for an armored vehicle belongs to the regime forces near Arbin area in the Eastern Ghouta, which caused damaged it, but no information about casualties so far, also the Syrian Observatory published hours ago that it documented the fall of a shell on area in outskirts of Harasta city which caused material damage, the Syrian Observatory also documented violations since yesterday afternoon, where 6 raids were carried out by warplanes on Ein Tarma town, and 2 raids on Douma city its outskirts, and the regime forces shelled areas in Ein Tarma, also fighters of Jaysh al-Islam targeted using mortar shells positions of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them in the areas of Al-Dawahra and Al-Rihan in the Eastern Ghouta, also the Syrian Observatory documented the fall of a shell launched by the regime forces on the outskirts of Jesrin town, and shelling by the regime forces with four missiles believed to be ground-to-ground on areas in Jobar neighbourhood east of the capital Damascus, the regime forces also targeted the outskirts of Ein Tarma town with 10 mortar shells which caused material damage, but no information about casualties, and the fall of six shells launched by the regime forces on areas at the outskirts of Beit Nayem town located in Al-Marj area in the Eastern Ghouta, which caused material damage, also Since the start of the truce the observatory documented a shell targeted the outskirts of Harasta city which caused material damage, while the Syrian Observatory documented the first violation which was 3 artillery shells launched by the regime forces on areas in Douma city, which caused 5 casualties, and the quiet prevails areas of the clash east of the capital and its eastern Ghouta, within the truce that provides for a cease-fire, which came as a result of the renewal of the “de-escalation zones” agreement applied since the 6th of May 2017, where the renewed agreement concerns the Eastern Ghouta area in Rif Dimashq, with the exception of areas controlled by Hayyaat Tahrir Al-Sham, the agreement is based on a complete cease-fire, the introduction of humanitarian and food aid to the area and the evacuation of injuries and ill cases from the Eastern Ghouta to receive treatment.