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Syrian government forces shelling injuries civilian in Western Hama

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Editing: Amena Riyad |
TranslationEditor: Farah Nassif |
Translation: Muhammad Ghaith
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Publication date: 2018/12/27 12:51

Hama - SMART

On Thursday, a Syrian government forces artillery shelling injured a civilian in the town of al-Ankawi in Western Hama, Central Syria.

Activists reported that the Syrian government artillery forces stationed in the Jourin base shelled al-Ankawi, injuring a civilian with minor injuries. The activists added that civilians were transporting the wounded to a nearby medical clinic.

The Syrian government forces also shelled al-’Ankawi using rockets. The Syrian government forces shelled the village of Zayzoon, without causing injuries.

At 4:00.a.m, the Syrian government forces stationed in the Zaleen checkpoint and village of al-Masasinah mortared the edges of the city of al-Lataminah in Northern Hama, without causing injuries.  

The Syrian government forces shell the Hama countryside despite the agreement that Russia and Turkey reached on September 17, 2018. The agreement stated a ceasefire and the establishing a demilitarized zone that separates areas controlled by the Syrian government forces and areas controlled by the Free Syrian Army and Islamist battalions.