The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

The targeting to the capital Damascus with its districts by shells kills and injures about 15 persons

The fall of shells on the capital Damascus and its districts, renewed today morning, Tuesday the 20th of February 2018, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored the fall of shells on several places in the vicinity of Jesr al-Ra’eis, Tahrir Square, Al-Omawiyyin Square, the vicinity of Abbasiyyin, Al-Qassaa area, Al-Zabaltani, Bab Touma and other places in the capital, which resulted in the death of 2 persons and the injury of 12 others, in addition to causing material damage in the areas where the shells had fallen.

Thus, it has increased to 98 persons at least including 13 children and 12 citizen women, who were killed as a result of the fall of these shells, and the SOHR documented the injury of more than 520 persons who were injured in these daily targeting during 3 consecutive months, including tens of children and citizen women, some of whom have seriously injured and have permanent disability, and the SOHR also monitored the continuation of the poor health condition of some of the injured people, which may raise the death toll.