Warplanes of the Russians and the regime continue bombing east of the Euphrates, killing at least 20 and injuring tens of others at a crossing between the river banks • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Warplanes of the Russians and the regime continue bombing east of the Euphrates, killing at least 20 and injuring tens of others at a crossing between the river banks

Deir Ezzor Province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored warplanes carrying out airstrikes targeting the border crossing between al-Asharah town west the Euphrates and Darnaj village east of it, causing a new massacre added to the series of massacres that have shed the blood of the people of Deir Ezzor as well as the displaced people.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored tens of casualties and wounded as a result of these raids, which targeted the citizens while they were attempting to move from west of Euphrates to its east, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented the death of 20 people at least including children and female citizens, as well as the injury and loss of tens of others, and the death toll is expected to rise because there are some people in critical situation, raising the death toll to 146 persons at least including 36 children and 34 citizen woman, who were killed in the bombing, since the dawn of Friday the 29th of September 2017 until the 4th of October 2017, as a result of the bombing on Deir Ezzor province, the intensive raids also left tens of injuries, some of them are still in serious condition, in which the number of the air strikes exceeded 1150 strikes of which carried out by the Russian as well as the regime’s warplanes and helicopters, while the intensive raids resulted in the displacement of 100 thousand citizens from the villages extended from Al-Bomar town to Al-Bokamal and Al-Mayadin cities, including tens of thousands of children and citizen women, who left their houses in their villages, towns and cities, heading to Deir Ezzor desert, avoiding the intensive bombing accompanies by the Russian supported operations of the regime forces in Deir Ezzor, and “Al-Jazeera Storm” operation backed by the International Coalition, which were accompanied by the displacement of about 50 thousand citizens from the villages and the towns of Hatla, Al-Salihiyah, Marrat, Mazlum, Khesham, Tabyat Jazeera, Jadeed Bakkara, Jadeed Ekaydat, Al-Dahlah and Al-Sabha, in the eastern banks of  the Euphrates River to areas far from the shelling and the clashes and before the start of the regime’s military operation, which aims to advance into the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor and Al-Mayadin city.