Kajin Ahmed – Xeber24.net
The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said it was frustrated by an attack by gunmen targeting one of its patrols in the Eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor, which killed one of the attackers.
“Fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces(SDF) Hybrid Military Council on Wednesday evening foiled an attack by two unidentified mercenaries riding a motorcycle in the western town of Jardhi in the Eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor,” the Media Center of ” SDF” said in a statement on Wednesday evening.
“One of the attackers was killed and his body fell into the hands of our fighters, while the other escaped and hid among civilian homes,” the statement said.
“Our forces that foiled the attack continued their patrols in the area to continue their operations in pursuing terrorist cells, and the body was taken to hospitals for autopsy and identification,” he said.
“This is the second attack that our forces are thwarting in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor in two days,” the statement said.
Translated by: khoshben Sheikho.