Syrian regime forces killed a civilian near Saraqeb city in Idlib suburbs on October 18

On October 18, 2020, Syrian regime forces personnel (stationing in areas under its control in the north of Idlib on Aleppo- Damascus International Highway) opened fire on civilian trucks, which were accompanied by Turkish forces, near Saraqeb city in the eastern suburbs of Idlib governorate while they were heading to a Turkish observation point in Morek area in Hama governorate, killing Muhammad Nabil Ma’touq, a truck driver from Ariha city in the southern suburbs of Idlib governorate.
SNHR notes that the Syrian regime forces have committed a violation of international humanitarian law through this indiscriminate killing, for which the perpetrator must be held accountable.