Security chaos continues in the countryside of Idlib by a new explosion by unidentified gunmen • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Security chaos continues in the countryside of Idlib by a new explosion by unidentified gunmen

Idlib province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: an explosion was heard in the eastern countryside of Idlib, caused by a IED explosion in Maarrat al-Na’asan area, where the bomb which was planted by unidentified gunmen exploded near a police station in the town, but no information about casualties so far, and this comes within the continuous security chaos in the countryside of Idlib, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published yesterday that unidentified gunmen opened fire on a man riding a motorcycle at the outskirts of Deir al-Sharqi town in the countryside of Maarrat al-Nu’man, which killed him immediately, then the gunmen fled, and the reasons of killing him remain unknown until the moment, and intersected sources confirmed that the man is from Suran town in the northern countryside of Hama.

And after the death of that man, it rose to 139 people at least, in Idlib countryside and both Aleppo and Hama countryside, they are 35 civilians including 6 children and 2 women, of who were assassinated through bomb explosions, IED detonations, shooting, abduction, murder and then throwing the bodies in remote areas, and 88 fighters of Syrian nationality belong to Hayyaat Tahrir al-Sham, al-Sham Corps, the Islamic Movement of Ahrar al-Sham, Jaysh al-Izza, and other factions operating in Idlib, and 15 fighters of Uzbek, Asian, and Caucasian nationalities have been assassinated in the same ways since the 26th of April 2018, also the assassination attempts have injured tens of people with varying severity, while the factions stepped up their raids and operations against sleeper cells they accused of belonging to the “Islamic State” organization. And among the total number of casualties there are 62 persons, and they are: 17 civilians including a child and a woman, 37 Syrian fighters, and 3 Uzbek fighters; were killed by shooting and IED explosions in Idlib and the countryside of Hama and Aleppo.