SOHR: Turkish-Backed Syrian Fighters in Libya Reach 8,250


The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) announced that the number of Syrian fighters transported by Turkey to take part in the conflict in Libya has reached 8,250.

SOHR has been steadfast in its monitoring of Syrian fighters deployed by Turkey to fight in the Libyan conflict in support of the Government of National Accord (GNA).

On Saturday, SOHR has announced that the death toll of Syrian mercenaries fighting in Libya has risen to 268, with seven confirmed deaths in the past few days.

The bulk of Syrian casualties are from the following factions: al-Mu’tasim Division, Sultan Murad, Suqur Al-Shamal Brigade, Al-Hamzat, and Suleiman Shah.