The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Old ordnance | Young man severely injured by explosion of unknown object in Salamyah city

Hama province: A 20 year-old young man was severely injured due to the explosion of an object of war remnants near “Tamer dome” in a neighbourhood in Salamyah city in eastern Hama countryside within regime-held area, where he was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Accordingly, SOHR has documented the death of 222 civilians, including 19 women and 67 children, due to explosions of old landmines, unexploded shells and bombs across Syria since early 2023. In addition, over 271 civilians, including 95 children and 14 women, sustained various injuries.
The casualties are distributed regionally as follows:
Areas controlled by Hayyaat Tahrir Al-Sham and opposition factions in Idlib: Three fatalities; including a child, and 20 injured civilians, including 13 children and a woman.
Regime-controlled areas: 188 fatalities, including 44 children and 16 women, and 204 injured civilians, including 48 children and nine women. There are 89 truffle pickers died, including two children and ten women, and 109 others injured.
“Euphrates Shield” area in east Aleppo countryside: Four fatality, four children, and ten injured people: a woman and nine children.
SDF-held areas: 26 fatalities, including 17 children and three women, and 32 injured civilians, including 24 children and a woman. There is two truffle pickers among the fatalities and a little truffle picker among the injured people.
“Peace Spring” area in north Al-Raqqah countryside: A child was killed and another was injured.