Tension prevails Khan Shaykhun countryside after raiding a village and killing a person and arresting others in it along with the ongoing security chaos in the area • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Tension prevails Khan Shaykhun countryside after raiding a village and killing a person and arresting others in it along with the ongoing security chaos in the area

Idlib Province – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: tension is prevailing the area of Umm Jalal in the southern sector of Idlib countryside, near Khan Shaykhun city as a result of a raid that was carried out in the village by fighters of an Islamic faction sources confirmed that they are of Hayyaat Tahrir al-Sham, where they raided the village and opened fire on the houses which resulted in the death of a person, they also arrested several persons in the village and took them to Tahrir Al-Sham’s headquarters and prisons in Idlib countryside, that was a part of the security campaigns which are being carried out by Hayyaat Tahrir al-Sham in areas in Idlib province, in search for sleeper cells belong to the “Islamic State” organization, and other cells that are responsible of assassinations that were took places in Idlib in the past weeks.

The Syrian Observatory published hours ago, that it rose to 202 persons, the number of people who were assassinated in Idlib countryside and both Aleppo and Hama countryside, they are 49 civilians including 8 children and 3 women, of who were assassinated through bomb explosions, IED detonations, shooting, abduction, murder and then throwing the bodies in remote areas, and 125 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 24 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 the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published days ago that Hayyaat Tahrir al-Sham arresting a commander defected of the “Islamic State” organization, he is Jordanian nationality commander and he moved to the ranks of jihadist organizations within Syria about 5 years ago, where in recent weeks information about his disappearance was spread following his announcement of defection, because he accused the Organization of asking people to arbitrate the Sharia of ALLAH and not applying it to itself, and because of the corruption of judges and officials in the Organization, and the fact that they were not judging by the rules of ALLAH as a result of being under the control of the security services of the Organization, and the sources confirmed that the leader was arrested in al-Dana area in the northern countryside of Idlib near the Syrian – Iraqi border.