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Introduction Mines and explosive remnants of war (ERW) pose a pressing danger to civilians, especially the children. In June 2018, three children were injured with wounds of varying degrees following the detonation of several explosive remnants of war (ERW) in the Autonomous Administration-controlled Ras al-Ayn/Sari Kani city and its countryside[1].  On June 28, 2018, a 9-year-old kid was injured due to the explosion of a hand grenade near Ras al-Ayn/Sari Kani, preceded by another incident on June 19, 2018, when two other children were injured due to the explosion of a...
At least 11 persons killed, including women and children, when the Syrian regular forces and their allies shelled many areas in Daraa province- South Syria from July 1, 2018 to July 6th, during the period of the beginning of negotiations and reaching a final agreement regarding the fate of these areas. The shelling was a breach to the ceasefire deal and calm announced by the negotiating parties.         On July 6, 2018, Um al-Mayathen town was exposed to an airstrike believed to be from Russian warplanes killing a volunteer in the...
Introduction: On June 8, 2018, at least 50 persons were killed, including women and children, and up to 80 injured following an aerial bombardment of a residential neighborhood in Zardana town located in Idlib countryside. According to numerous testimonies obtained by STJ, a warplane believed to be Russian had carried out two airstrikes on the Southern district of the town, dropping four vacuum rockets at one batch during each raid and thus increasing the number of civilian casualties and wounded. According to the field researcher of STJ, bombarding the southern...