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Security campaign in Northern Aleppo will target all separated factions; hunger strike of detainees in Hama Central Prison enters its eighth consecutive day

Editing: Hasan Borhan |
TranslationEditor: Farah Nassif |
Translation: Glory Jabr
Publication date: 2018/11/20 19:00

Field and local news:

On Tuesday, the National Army of the Free Syrian Army said that the security campaign they are launching targets all separated factions in Northern Aleppo, Northern Syria.

The Kurdish People's Protection Units adopted the explosion that targeted the military police building in the city of Afrin, 43 kilometers north of Aleppo, Northern Syria.

Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) killed and injured Syrian government forces members while they were trying to infiltrate Khirbet al-Kawasi near the village of Tal Mamu, Southern Aleppo.

The hunger strike of the detainees in the Hama Central Prison in the city of Hama, Central Syria, has entered its eighth consecutive day, as the Syrian government Minister of Justice plans to visit the prison.

Iraqi warplanes launched raids on a town and a village controlled by the Islamic State in Eastern Deir al-Zor, Eastern Syria.

The Syrian government forces prevented most of the residents of al-Hawaiqa neighborhood in Deir al-Zor from returning to their homes, except for the eastern part of the city, to which a few numbers of residents returned in the absence of water and electricity.

Women protested near two camps in the governorate of Idlib, Northern Syria, against HTS imposing a new administration on their residents, leading the donor to stop support for them.

The Global Communities stopped distributing heating supplies to residents of the Atma camps, 42 kilometers north of Idlib, Northern Syria, due to the deduction of its budget.

The Violet Relief Organization in the governorate of Idlib, Northern Syria, stopped a number of its activities that were scheduled on Tuesday, in protest against the detention of one of its staff by the Salvation Government in HTS-controlled areas.

The free Aleppo governorate council held a conference on the election of local councils directly by the people in the village of Kafr Naha, Western Aleppo.

Some bodies and organizations working in the civil society field attend a seminar in the city of Azaz in Aleppo, Northern Syria, about the detainees and those who were forcibly disappeared.

The public and political relations committee of the Rukban camp on the Syrian-Jordanian border, 240 kilometers southeast of Homs, Central Syria, set five points to work on.

The Syrian Human Rights Network reported that 28,226 children had been killed in Syria since 2011. The Syrian government forces killed 80 percent of them.

The Syrian pound declined against the US dollar in the governorate of al-Hasakah, Northeastern Syria, by nine and a half percent in a week.

Political and international news:

UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura said that he is ready to call for a meeting of the constitutional committee in mid-December.