Citizens martyred, including women and children, by mortar shells in Damascus and Homs
Aug 21, 2013 – Damascus Countryside – Four citizens were martyred and others were injured by mortar shells fired by terrorists on Jaramana city and al-Dakhaniyeh area in Damascus Countryside.
A source at the Police Command told SANA reporter that terrorists fired mortar shells on the neighborhoods of al-Baladiyeh, Kashkoul, al-Wahda, al-Janayen and al-Rawda in the city of Jaramana.
The source stressed that two women and an 8 year old child were martyred and 13 citizens were injured in the terrorist attacks. The shells caused material damage to the houses.
The source added that another mortar shell fell in al-Dakhaniyeh area. A citizen was martyred and great material damage was caused to a number of houses.
Terrorists also targeted the Police Hospital in Harasta area with two mortar shells, causing material damage only.
Three citizens wounded by terrorists’ mortar shells on Damascus
Three citizens were injured by mortar shells fired by terrorists on the residential Bab Touma neighborhood and Tishrein Park in Damascus.
An official source at the Police Command told SANA that a shell fired by terrorists fell near the Latin Church in Bab Touma, causing the injury of one citizen and material damage to the houses and 3 parked cars in the area.
The source added that another shell fell on Tishrein Park near the main gate on the Umayyad Square side, causing the injury of two citizen and material damage to the area.
Citizens, including children, injured in mortar shells in al-Moadamiyeh
Earlier, a number of citizens, including children, were injured by mortar shells fired on al-Moadamiyeh town in Damascus Countryside.
An official source told SANA reporter that terrorists targeted with mortar shells the citizens’ houses in the eastern neighborhood of al-Moadamiyeh, wounding 11 citizens, including a number of children.
A medical source at al-Muwasat Hospital in Damascus said 7 children were injured in the shells, among them a 9 year old boy who is in a critical condition.
Seven citizens wounded by terrorists’ mortar in Homs
Meanwhile, a number of citizens were injured by a mortar terrorist attack on Ekrima neighborhood in Homs.
An official source in Homs told SANA that the mortar shell fell near the labor theatre in the neighborhood, causing injuries to seven cities who were admitted to the hospitals.
Photos of injured people in attack on al-Moadamiyeh