Landmine kills man in Deir ez-Zoor countryside
Date: 2019-09-09 07:12
An explosion caused by landmine ripped through Deir ez-Zoor countryside on Sunday (September 8), killing a civilian, local media reported.
A landmine exploded in Al-Marashidah town in Deir ez-Zoor countryside, killing Ahmad Hussein Muhammad al-Ali al-Dhaher, Deir ez-Zoor 24 reported.
On Friday, two landmines exploded in Abu Hardub town and al-Baghuz town in Deir ez-Zoor countryside, killing a boy and a man.
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.