Landmine kills three oil field workers in Syria’s Deir ez-Zoor
Al-Omar oil field - File Photo
Date: 2019-10-01 14:40
An explosion caused by landmine ripped through Deir ez-Zoor countryside on Tuesday (October 1), killing three civilians, local media reported.
A landmine exploded near al-Omar oil field in Deir ez-Zoor countryside, killing three oil field workers, Deir ez-Zoor 24 reported.
Last Tuesday, a landmine exploded in al-Salhiyah village in Bukamal city, killing three civilians, including a woman.
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.