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Six Killed by Landmines, Rockets in Hassakeh, Aleppo

Women and children among the victims of a series of incidents which claimed the lives of six people in the northern provinces
Six Killed by Landmines, Rockets in Hassakeh, Aleppo

A woman was killed and three people were injured when a landmine planted by Islamic State militants exploded in the countryside of Hassakeh province.

A source at the Hassakah Police Command told SANA on Monday that a landmine exploded in al-Nofaliyeh village southwest of Hassakah city, killing one woman and injuring two youths and a woman.

Later, the source reported that terrorists detonated a “sound bomb” near Kendi Park in the center of Qamishli city, injuring one person.

On Sunday, two children were injured when a landmine and a bomb exploded in al-Homar al-Sharqiyeh village and Al-Shaddadah city in Hassakeh province.

Meanwhile, local sources told SANA that five people were killed in a terrorist rocket and mortar attack on Sheikh Maqsoud neighborhood in Aleppo city.

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