The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Old ordnance | A woman di*ed in expl*osion of a landm*ine of w*a*r remnants in Hama countryside

Hama province: A 60 year-old woman died due to the explosion of a landmine of war remnants in the graveyard of Al-Hamamiyat Village in Mahrada countryside in Al-Ghab area north western of Hama.

Accordingly, SOHR has documented the death of 91 civilians, including 20 women and 29 children, due to explosions of old landmines, unexploded shells and bombs across Syria since early 2024. In addition, 89 civilians, including seven women and 48 children, sustained various injuries.
The casualties are distributed regionally as follows:
Regime-controlled areas: 76 fatalities, including 200 women and 16 children, and 66 injured civilians, including seven women and 26 children. Among this toll, 48 truffle pickers, including 18 women and a child, were killed and 23 others including four women were injured.
SDF-held areas: 14 fatalities, including 13 children, and 18 injured children.
HTS-held areas: Four injured children.
Areas where Kurdish and regime forces are deployed: A young man was injured.

Areas controlled by pro-Turkey factions in “Euphrates Shield”: a civilian was killed.