Syrian War Daily – 2nd of July 2019

Hello and welcome to the 838th installment of the SWD.

Military events/news are listed below by the governorates:


Unknown gunmen assassinated a tribal leader of Al-Buwasaf clan, Obeid Khalaf al-Hassan in front of his house in the village of Bajliya near Tell Abyad in northern Raqqa.

Improvised explosive device wounded two civilians near the village of Al-Qadisiyah.


Al-Jabhat al-Wataniya lil-Tahrir (National Liberation Front) raided Syrian Arab Army’s positions at Tell Abu Asaad in northern Latakia. Reports claimed that several elements of the Syrian Arab Army were killed in the raid.

Approximate situation in northern Latakia. Source: SyriaInfo


Hayat Tahrir al-Sham raided a radio station owned by Hizb al-Tahrir al-Islam and arrested four elements of the party in Khirbet al-Jawz. Hayat Tahrir al-Sham seized the station and its equipment after the raid.

Deir al-Zour:

Improvised explosive device wounded a civilian in the village of Al-Marashadeh in eastern Deir al-Zour.


Syrian Arab Army arrested a former commander of the Free Syrian Army’s Firqat 18 Adhar, Mohammed al-Satouf at a checkpoint in the governorate.


Faryab Province:

Afghan National Security Forces reportedly killed 31 and wounded 19 elements of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (Taliban) in Pashtun Kot district.

Badghis Province:

Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan overran two Afghan National Security Forces’ posts in Murghab district.

Helmand Province:

Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan overran an Afghan National Security Forces’ post in Parchawi area of Nad Ali district. Five elements of the Afghan National Security Forces were killed in the encounter.

Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan’s snipers killed two elements of the Afghan National Police and an element of the Afghan Local Police in Nari Zarbar and Hazar Sap areas of Nawa-I-Barakzayi district.


CJTF-OIR announced a change in their publishing policy. Now one strike report will be published each week on Mondays.

Amaq Agency:


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