One-year-old boy, girl wounded as YPG rockets hit Aleppo’s Afrin
Afrin city (18 March 2020)
Date: 2020-03-20 09:15
PKK-affiliated YPG militiamen shelled on Thursday (March 19) civilian-populated areas in Aleppo countryside, injuring children, Orient correspondent said.
YPG rockets targeted on Thursday night densely civilian homes in Afrin city, injuring a one-year-old boy and a 15 years-old girl.
Meanwhile, a car bomb exploded near the western entrance of Azaz city, killing two civilians and injuring 17 others, including ten children.
On Wednesday, YPG artillery shells targeted densely populated neighborhoods in Afrin city, killing four civilians and injuring 15 others.
Last month, YPG rockets targeted al-Itihad school in Afrin city, killing Yasin Hemrawi, a displaced student from Damascus countryside, and injuring 12 others.
Several explosions have blasted the densely populated opposition-held areas in northern Syria, including areas controlled by the Turkey-backed opposition factions.