Second explosion hits Afrin city

Second explosion hits Afrin city

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Orient Net
Date: 2020-03-09 06:40
A second explosion ripped through Afrin city in Aleppo countryside on Sunday (March 8), injuring civilians, Orient correspondent said.

A motorbike bomb exploded near Nowruz roundabout in the heart of the city, injuring two civilians.

Earlier on Sunday, an improvised explosive device (IED) exploded in a car in al-Siyasa street, killing a man and injuring a man and a child.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blasts.

Last month, a car bomb exploded in Rajo street in in Afrin city, killing eight civilians and injuring seven others.

Several explosions have blasted the densely populated opposition-held areas in northern Syria, including areas controlled by the Turkey-backed opposition factions.



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