The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Old ordnance | Explosion kills child in Al-Baghouz

Deir Ezzor Province – Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: SOHR sources have documented the death of a child due to the explosion of an unexploded rocket in Al-Baghouz town, the ISIS last stronghold before it was announced eliminated in Syria, in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor.


Syrian Observatory activists have documented the death of 436 people, including 71 women and 144 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 47 persons, including 30 women and five children, who 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.