The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Afrin | Ground shelling on residential neighborhoods leaves civilians injured

Aleppo province: SOHR activists have reported hearing loud explosions in Afrin city which is under the control of Turkish forces and their proxies in Aleppo countryside after rockets fired from regime-held areas and Kurdish-held areas in Aleppo countryside.


The rockets hit al-Mazut road and Jendires junction in the city, which resulted in the injury of five people, including children, while ambulance siren was heard in the city.


On August 18, SOHR activists documented the death of three civilians, two women and a man, in a rocket attack that targeted Afrin in north Aleppo countryside.