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Syrian government forces shelling on Northern Hama kills FSA fighters; explosive device kills people in Aleppo

Editing: Amena Riyad |
TranslationEditor: Farah Nassif |
Translation: Nouha Salti
Publication date: 2018/12/08 19:01

Local and field news:

On Saturday, a Syrian government forces unmanned aerial vehicle threw bombs and injured three National Liberation Front (NLF) fighters in the al-Ghab Plain area, 45 kilometers northwest of Hama, Northern Syria.

Local sources reported that the unmanned aerial vehicle threw bombs on fighters of the Idlib Free Army of the NLF who were at frontlines with the Syrian government forces in the village of al-Hakoura, causing them minor injuries.  

 A Syrian government forces sniper injured a civilian near the village of Qalat al-Madiq in Hama.

Local sources reported that a Syrian government forces sniper based near the al-Athar checkpoint targeted a civilian in the village and injured him in the back. The civilian was transported to a hospital in the Maarrat al-Nu’man in Idlib.   

A car bomb killed a civilian and injured four others, including a woman and a child, in the town of Ziyadiah near the city of Azaz, Northern Aleppo.

Local sources reported that a device planted in a car exploded, killing a civilian and injuring four others.

People found the body of a Hayat Tahrir al-Sham former commander in the village of al-Tawamah, 30 kilometers west of Aleppo, Northern Syria.

Local sources reported that the former commander, Amin Obeid, was found shot in the head in a warehouse in the village.  

The civil committee in the city of Atarib, 30 kilometers west of Aleppo, closed sub-routes to ensure security in the city.  

Ahmad Mustafa Maksour, the head of the city’s police station, reported that they decided to close the routes due to the declined security situation.

Heavy rainfall in the area of Ayn al-Arab (Kobani), 130 kilometers northeast of Aleppo, destroyed a mud house, killing a woman and her child.

In Idlib, a man working in a military observatory survived an assassination attempt by an explosive device in a village in the Maarrat al-Nu’man area, 35 kilometers south of Idlib.

Unknown masked shooters killed a medic working with the Free Syrian Army in the Maarrat al-Nu’man area, 35 kilometers south of Idlib, Northern Syria.

In Northeastern Syria, a landslide in the city of Ras al-Ayn, 71 kilometers north of al-Hasakah, destroyed a house and damaged six other residential buildings.  

The People’s Municipality of the Autonomous Administration posted on social media that a landslide occurred in the city, destroying a house and damaging six others in the al-Kahruba’a Street in the Ronahi neighborhood, without any casualties.

The Initial Response Team of the al-Raqqa Civil Council retrieved 12 bodies, including the bodies of three women, in the al-Panorama graveyard in Southern al-Raqqa.

A landmine left behind by the Islamic State (IS) exploded in the village of al-Ajaj, west of al-Raqqa, and injured one civilian.

Clashes with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) killed an IS media officer in the city of Hajin, 95 kilometers east of Deir al-Zor.

The IS targeted an SDF vehicle near the town of al-Sha’fah in Deir al-Zor, killing six SDF members.