Blast kills civilians in Syria's Ras al-Ayn

Orient Net 2019-12-04 11:48:00

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An explosion has taken place in the city of Ras al-Ayn in the north of Syria, killing and injuring civilians, local sources say. 

At least two civilians were killed while others were injured, including children and women, according to the Euphrates Ayn Facebook page. 

This is the second blast that takes place in the city after a powerful explosion that killed at least 17 people and injured 20 earlier in November.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, but opposition fighters in the Syrian National Army say that these attacks are usually carried out by the PKK-affiliated YPG militiamen.     

Ras al-Ayn is in the north of Syrian, it was captured by the Turkish military-backed Syrian National Army in the Operation Peace Spring last October.