Two civilians injured in a shelling attack in Damascus

2017-12-06 13:40:03

Two civilians were injured on Wednesday due to terrorist groups mortar attack on al-Abbasiyyen Hospital in Damascus in a new violation of the de-escalation zones agreement in Eastern Ghouta.

A source at Damascus Police Command said that terrorist groups positioned in Eastern Ghouta fired a mortar shell which landed on the surroundings of al-Abbasiyyen Hospital, injuring two civilians and causing material damage to the public and private properties and a number of trade markets.

In response of the terrorist attacks, /local reporter said that the army units carried out intensive strikes against the areas from where the shells were fired in the depth of Eastern Ghouta, destroying a number of mortar launching pads and inflicting heavy losses upon the armed groups.