The Total Number of Victims and The Death Toll for July 2014

SNHR has documented the killing of 2549 people during July divided as follows:
First: Government Forces
A: Civilians
SNHR has documented the killing of 1542 civilians by government forces, among whom were 241 children (nine children per day), and 136 women at least. The number of victims who died under torture inside the government’s detention centers was 153. (As average, six people die under torture every day.)

The percentage of women and children victims is 25%; a clear indicator that government forces is deliberately targeting civilians.
B: Rebels
We also documented the killing of 473 rebels by government forces either during clashes or by shelling.

Second: The armed factions affiliated to Al-Qaeda (IS)
A: Civilians
SNHR documented the killing of 71 civilians including 18 children, 11 women, and a media activist.
B: Rebels
We also documented the killing of 214 rebels on the hands of IS either during clashes between this group and other rebels or through field executions of prisoners.
Third: Armed opposition
SNHR documented the killing of 125 people by the armed opposition; divided as follows:
A: Civilians: 107 civilians; including 25 children and 23 ladies.
B: Rebels: 18 rebels during internal conflicts within the armed opposition
Fourth: Unknowns
We also documented 127 incidents of killing which we were not able to name the side responsible for them.