The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Old ordnance explosions | Two children die of their wounds in yesterday’s landmine explosion in northern Hama

Syrian Observatory activists have documented the killing of two children affected by the wounds they sustained in the landmine explosion which took place in the eastern neighbourhood of Suran city in northern Hama yesterday.


Syrian Observatory activists have documented the death of 301 people including 65 women and 90 children, by mines and IED explosions and the collapse of cracked residential buildings in several areas of the Syrian territory in Homs, Hama, Deir Ezzor, Aleppo and the Syrian South since early January 2019.


Among the total death toll, there are 45 persons, including 30 women and five children, were killed 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.