The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Old ordnance | Girl injured in expl*osion of object of w*a*r remnants in Hama countryside

Hama province: A ten year-old girl was injured due to the explosion of a metallic object of war remnants in Sawha Village in eastern Salmiyah countryside eastern of Hama, and she was taken to a hospital to receive proper medication.

Accordingly, SOHR has documented the death of 96 civilians, including 21 women and 29 children, due to explosions of old landmines, unexploded shells and bombs across Syria since early 2024. In addition, 100 civilians, including 12 women and 50 children, sustained various injuries.
The casualties are distributed regionally as follows:
Regime-controlled areas: 81 fatalities, including 21 women and 16 children, and 77 injured civilians, including 12 women and 28 children. Among this toll, 49 truffle pickers, including 19 women and a child, were killed and 28 others including nine 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.