GETTYUS-led airstrikes in the Deir es-Zor province have reportedly killed at least eight people
The Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported numerous homes, as well as other infrastructure, were destroyed in the attack.
Violence escalated after the Syrian government moved to regain control of rebel-held areas in the south-west of the country.
The US State Department stated it was “deeply troubled by reports of increasing Syrian regime operations”.
They also noted the US-led coalition would take “firm and appropriate measures” to counter military operations within the de-escalation zone established last year to contain violence within the south-west region of the country.
GETTYHeather Nauert warned Russia and the Syrian regime to respect the de-escalation pact
GETTYA de-escalation pact was agreed upon by the US, Jordan and Russia in July 2017
The United States demands that Russia restrain pro-regime forces from further actions within the southwest de-escalation zone
A de-escalation pact was agreed upon by the US, Jordan and Russia in July 2017.
Commenting on the violence, Heather Nauert, US State Department spokeswoman, said: “Syrian regime military and militia units, according to our reports, have violated the south-west de-escalation zone and initiated