The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Claiming more lives | Civilian kil*led and another injured in landm*ine expl*osion of w*a*r remnants in Hama

Hama province: A civilian was killed and another was injured due to the explosion of a landmine of war remnants in Wady Al-Dawrat area northern of Souran City in northern Hama countryside within regime-held areas.

Accordingly, SOHR has documented the death of 109 civilians, including 21 women and 34 children, due to explosions of old landmines, unexploded shells and bombs across Syria since early 2024. In addition, 126 civilians, including 13 women and 64 children, sustained various injuries.

The casualties are distributed regionally as follows:

Regime-controlled areas: 91 fatalities, including 21 women and 20 children, and 88 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: Two fatalities, a child and a man , and eight 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.