Aleppo, SANA – The locals of al-Sheyoukh village, which is affiliated to Ayn-al-Arab in Aleppo eastern countryside on Saturday protested in Manbij city against the practices of US-backed QSD (SDF) groups.
Local sources told SANA reporter that the people of al-Sheyoukh village took to streets in Manbij city to protest QSD crimes of seizing their properties and houses, and depriving them from reaping the crops and returning to the village from which they were forcibly displaced last year.
The sources pointed out that QSD groups arrested a number of protesters and cut off all roads leading to the place of the protest.
QSD groups have displaced thousands of residents from al-Sheyoukh Foukani, al-Sheyoukh Tahtani, al-Naseryia areas and tens villages, preventing them from returning and harvesting the crops.
Since several months, villages and towns in Deir Ezzor and Hasaka countryside have been witnessing protests and demonstrations against practices of QSD groups, such as kidnapping, killing and looting oil in cooperation with illegal companies with which QSD is dealing.
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