The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

War remnants | Child injured in Rif Dimashq and two shells explode in Deir Ezzor

A 5-year-ols girl was severely injured, due to the explosion of a strange object in Hezzah town in Al-Ghoutah area in Rif Dimashq within regime-held areas, where the child was taken to the hospital for treatment.
In the same context, two old shells exploded in Al-Tahtouh street in Al-Sinaah neighbourhood in Deir Ezzor city, within regime-held areas. No causalities were reported.

Accordingly, SOHR has documented the death of 107 civilians, including 21 women and 34 children, due to explosions of old landmines, unexploded shells and bombs across Syria since early 2024. In addition, 124 civilians, including 13 women and 63 children, sustained various injuries.

The casualties are distributed regionally as follows:

Regime-controlled areas: 90 fatalities, including 21 women and 20 children, and 87 injured civilians, including 12 women and 34 children. Among this toll, 49 truffle pickers, including a child and 19 women, were killed and 28 others, including nine women, were injured.

SDF-held areas: 15 fatalities, including 13 children, and 28 injured civilians, including a woman and 22 children.

HTS-held areas: One fatality, a child, and seven injured children.

Areas where Kurdish and regime forces are deployed: A young man was injured.

“Euphrates Shield” area: A civilian was killed.

Among the total death toll, the Syrian Observatory documented the death of 68 civilians, including 12 children and 19 women, and the injury of 55 others, including ten women and 23 children, due to the explosions of landmines planted previously by ISIS, all in regime-controlled areas