Photo Credit: Flash 90
Smoke rises from the battles waged between rebel forces and government troops in Syrian villages near the border with Israel as it seen from the Golan Heights in Israel, Sept. 8, 2014.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports that 5772 people have been killed in Syria’s civil war in the month of October.

Of those 1064 have been civilians, 251 of them children under the age of 18, and 112 of them women.

1552 Syrian fighters from rebels and Islamic battalions and YPG.

3 dissident soldiers.

1342 Non-Syrian fighters from the IS, Jabhat al-Nusra, al-Mohajrin wa al-Ansar army, and Jund al-Aqsa.

876 soldiers from regime forces.

770 NDF, peoples committees and regime spies.

28 Hezbollah.

128 Non-Syrian fighters allied to regime forces, including Shiaa fighters.

9 unknown people.


There are no reports that US Secretary of State John Kerry is planning to visit Syria in the near future with a peace plan.


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