Three civilians killed, others injured in terrorist attacks in Damascus Countryside

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18 December ,2013  20:02 PM

Section : Politics - Syria

Breaking News Network- Agencies


 Terrorists attacked a number of families who were accompanying their sons who were intent on turning themselves in to the authorities near the entrance of Beit Sahm in Damascus Countryside on Wednesday.

Sources told SANA's correspondent that terrorists opened fire on the families and the people who were about to turn themselves in, claiming the lives of three citizens, one of them a child, and wounded 21 more, some of them women and children.

Damascus Police Command said that 22 people injured in the attack arrived at hospitals in Damascus, including seven children ages 5 to 12, and one of them succumbed to his wounds after arriving at the hospital.

Another terrorist attack took place on al-Kisweh-al-Herjalleh road in Damascus Countryside, resulting in injuring 6 civilians, including a child and three women.

A source at the Police Command of the province told SANA reporter that terrorists remotely detonated an explosive device they had earlier planted in a garbage container in front of a car maintenance workshop on al-Kisweh road.

The source said the terrorist explosion caused injury to 6 citizens, including a child and three women, two of them are in critical situation.

Great material damage was caused to a number of passing cars, the source added.

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