Remnants of war continue to explode in various Syrian territories claiming lives of more citizens • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Remnants of war continue to explode in various Syrian territories claiming lives of more citizens

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented the death of a citizen from al-Hwaiz village in the northwestern countryside of Hama, as a result of the explosion of an artillery shell of the remnants of previous military operations, while he was tampering with it in Jisr Beit al-Ras village in the same countryside, thus, it rose to 184 people including 60 women and 46 children, the number of people who were killed by mines and IED explosions in several areas of the Syrian territory in Homs, Hama, and Deir Ezzor since the beginning of January 2019 until today, and among the total number of casualties the Syrian Observatory documented the death of 44 people including 30 women and 5 children, also the Syrian Observatory documented the killing and execution of 34 members of the regime forces; as they were passing over minefield areas, or arrested by groups of ISIS and executed during their search and collection of the truffle which grows in the areas that is subjected to heavy rain, and it is sold at very high prices, while the IEDs and mines have also left tens of wounded since the second half of February until now, mostly citizen women, and their injuries varied between severe, amputations, middle, and simple wounds.