Landmines kill three civilians, injure four children in Deir ez-Zoor countryside
Orient Net | 2019-09-20 09:50 Damascuss
Two explosions caused by landmines ripped through Deir ez-Zoor countryside on Thursday (September 19), killing and injuring civilians, local media reported.
A landmine exploded in al-Jnenah village in Deir ez-Zoor countryside, killing three civilians, Deir ez-Zoor 24 reported.
Four young brothers were also injured when a landmine exploded in al-Susah town, Deir ez-Zoor 24 added.
Demining former ISIS strongholds continues to be a major challenge in areas liberated from the group.
Hundreds of civilians have been killed and wounded in landmine explosions across Syria since the beginning of the year.