Landmine explosion injures one civilian in southern Aleppo

Editing Abd Allah Al Darwesh | Translation Nouha Salti | Translation Editing Farah Nassif 🕔 Publication Date: January 11, 2019, 11:12:32 PM wire MILITARY Explosion

Aleppo - SMART

On Friday, a landmine, left behind by the Syrian government forces, exploded and injured civilian south of the city of Aleppo, Northern Syria.

Local sources reported to al-Bawaba Aleppo, which is one of the SMART media projects, that the landmine exploded when the civilian was hunting near the village of al-Ays, southern Aleppo. The injury amputated the civilian’s leg and he was transported to a hospital in the city of Saraqib, east of Idlib.  

On Jan. 8, 2019, another landmine left behind by the Syrian government forces killed a civilian, who was plowing his farmland the village of Murayqes in southern Aleppo.

Syrian government forces bombing remnants, including unexploded missiles, cluster bombs, and landmines killed and injured dozens of civilians, including children, in Central and Northern Syria, despite the campaign launched by the Civil Defense and other organization to raise the awareness of people about dealing with explosive remnants.

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