The Syrian Human Rights Committee in Syria has documented the killing of 286 people in August 2019, including 71 children, 29 women, and 13 people killed under torture.
The Syrian regime was responsible for the death of 123 people, Russian warplanes were responsible for the death of 79 people. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) were responsible for the death of 9 people, ISIS and the Turkish Gendarmerie were responsible for the death of 3 people each, and the opposition factions were responsible for the death of only one person.
It was documented that 33 people were killed by unknown assailants, 20 killed by explosive devices and car bombs, and 8 by landmines.
Idlib province came at the top of the provinces in terms of the number of victims for the seventh month in a row, where the number of victims this month reached (190) people, followed by Deir ez-Zor province with (25) people, followed by Aleppo province (21) people and Hama province with (20) persons.
The total number of victims in the province of al-Raqqah was (12) persons, (8) persons in Daraa province, (7) persons in al-Hasakeh province, and one person in each of the provinces of Rif Dimashq, Homs and al-Sweida.