Damascus/Homs, SANA – Six citizens were killed and 45 others were injured in fresh terrorist attacks on Damascus city, in a new breach of de-escalation agreement zone in Eastern Ghouta.
A source at Damascus Police Command said Thursday that armed groups positioned in Eastern Ghouta fired a rocket shell on al-Sweka neighborhood in old Damascus, claiming the lives of three persons, injuring 28 others, some of them in critical condition and causing material damage to the properties.
The source added that the armed groups also targeted Sabaa Bahraat and al-Abassiyeen areas with two mortar shells, leaving one person dead, injuring 13 others and causing material damage to public and private properties.
According to the source, the armed groups also fired a number of rocket shells on Ish al-Warwar neighborhood in Barzzeh area, one of them hit a house, killing two persons and injuring four others, all of them are from the same family.
A number of shells also landed in Barzzeh neighborhood and the vicinity of al-Fihaa Hall, causing material damage.
In the same context, armed groups fired mortar shells on Raf’in village in the northern countryside of Homs, in a new violation of the de-escalation zone agreement.
SANA reporter said the attack, launched by armed groups positioned in Sneisil village, left one woman dead, in addition
to injuring another person and causing material damage to locals’ properties.