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Drone targeted a person in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor

DEIR EZ-ZOR, Syria (North Press) – On Tuesday, a person said to be affiliated with ISIS, was killed in a drone targeting in the town of al-Shanan, east of Deir Ezzor, eastern Syria.

A military source from the town said that a person was killed after leaving a mosque in the town, as a result of being targeted by a drone.

After the targeting, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) imposed a security cordon on the town. 

Earlier on Tuesday, gunmen wearing Afghan dress, (used by ISIS members) raised ISIS flag after setting up a security checkpoint for about an hour at the entrance to the town of al-Zer, east of Deir ez-Zor.

A local source from the town told North Press that the gunmen checked the identities of passers-by, and confiscated several mobile phones under the pretext of “forbidden and evil.”

Recently, eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor has been witnessing intensive kidnappings and assassinations that ISIS, who are seen wearing their Islamic cloths shouting their own slogans, claimed responsible for.

Reporting by Muhammad Ali

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