المرصد السوري لحقوق الانسان
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

The ongoing shelling on Afrin leave people severely injured and the clashes continue with Turkish ground and aerial shelling on the clash areas west of Afrin

Violent explosions are still rocking Afrin area on the borders with Turkey in the northwestern countryside of Aleppo, where the SOHR monitored the ongoing artillery and missile shelling of the Turkish forces as well as their aerial shelling on areas in Afrin area, where the Turkish missile shelling targeted areas in the villages of Kafr Safry and Baflora, and the area of Karaj Rajo and other area in the districts f Jundayras and Rajo, and cross sources confirmed to the SOHR that the Turkish forces shelled Jundayras area with missiles that caused fragments of grenades caused fire to the properties f citizens and caused more material damage, and left people injured, where a woman suffered amputation of her lower limps, a man suffered an amputation of his shoulder and an elderly man was also injured.

The SOHR monitored ongoing and violent clashes between the YPG and the self Defense Forces on one hand and the Turkish forces and the rebel and Islamic faction and the Gray Wolves groups on the other, in places in the area of Kafr Kar and other areas near Oghashi factory between the districts of Sheikh Haded and Raju in the western countryside of Afrin, and the violent clashes that took places between both parties were accompanied by an exchange of targeting and shelling of Turkish forces and their warplanes on the positions of the Kurdish forces in the area, causing more human losses in the ranks of both parties.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published this morning that it has increased to 85 at least, the number of the fighters of the YPG and the Self-Defense forces who were killed in the aerial, rocket and artillery shelling, clashes and targeting in Afrin area, while it has increased to 81 at least, the number of the members of the rebel and Islamic factions who were killed clashes and targeting, in addition to 9 soldiers of the Turkish forces, where the YPG still have 4 bodies of them, and the clashes between them resulted in the fall of tens of injuries, captives and missing people in the ranks of the both parties, and the number of casualties may increase because of the presence of serious injuries, and there are information about more human losses in the ranks of the both parties.

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