Tension takes place between the National Defense and Fatimiyeon militias in Deir Ezzor

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Last Wednesday evening (July 8), a scuffle broke out between members of the National Defense Militia (NDF) and members of Fatimiyeon militia south of Deir Ezzor city, according to Deir Ezzor 24 network correspondent.

The scuffle began with verbal altercations then developed into threatening with weapons after a checkpoint of Fatimiyeon militia prevented a patrol of the National Defense Militia from passing near Fatimiyeon headquarters, our correspondent said.

The national defence patrol returned after reinforcements for Fatimiyeon arrived at the site of the brawl, the correspondent added.

It is indicated that Fatimiyeon militia has tightened its security measures at its points of presence and headquarters, at the behest of Haj Dahkan’s deputy, after Dahkan traveled to Iran during the last period.