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Prisoners escape from Free Syrian Army prison in Eastern Aleppo

Editing: Abd Allah Al Darwesh |
TranslationEditor: Farah Nassif |
Translation: Nouha Salti
Publication date: 2018/09/29 11:33

Aleppo - SMART

On Saturday, prisoners escaped from a Free Syrian Army (FSA) prison in the city of al-Bab, Eastern Aleppo, Northern Syria.

Local activists reported that ten prisoners accused of allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) and other criminal accusations, escaped from the National Army Military Poise prison. The prisoners cut the window of the detention room and escaped from it.  The activists added that the military police rearrested eight escaped prisoners after storming and searching houses near the military court in the city, as the FSA is still searching for the rest escaped prisoners.    

On July 24, 2018, a group of prisoners with criminal accusations escaped from the central prison of the Free Police of the city of Afrin (43 kilometers northwest of Aleppo).

IS members and other prisoners with criminal accusations escaped from the prisons of the Free Police and the FSA prisons. The FSA rearrested several escaped prisoners, while others managed to escape the arrest again.