Mine kills civilian in Deir ez-Zoor countryside
Orient Net 2019-04-30 08:38:00
An explosion ripped through Deir ez-Zoor countryside on Monday (April 29), killing a civilian, local social media reported.
A mine exploded in a civilian home in al-Susah town in Deir ez-Zoor countryside, killing a civilian, Deir ez-Zoor 24 reported.
On Sunday, a mine exploded in Hamad al-Hussein Al-Sattam's house in al-Shaafah town in Deir ez-Zoor countryside, killing a civilian and injuring two other civilians.
Last week, several landmines exploded in al-Shaafah town and Abu Kamal city in Deir ez-Zoor countryside, killing and injuring civilians.
Last month, 16 people lost their lives as they drove over a landmine in the Shawla desert in Deir ez-Zoor.
ISIS often plants mines to slow opponents.
Demining former ISIS strongholds continues to be a major challenge in areas liberated from the group.