Professional-government media shops in Syria are reporting that an explosion has ripped by an house on the second flooring of a constructing in a northern city managed by Turkey-backed opposition fighters Saturday killing no less than one individual and wounding…
ByThe Related Press
September 16, 2023, 10:52 AM
BEIRUT — An explosion ripped by an house on the second flooring of a constructing in a northern Syria city managed by Turkey-backed opposition fighters Saturday, killing no less than one individual and wounding others, pro-government media reported.
It wasn’t instantly clear what brought on the blast within the city of Afrin, which has witnessed explosions and rocket assaults over the previous few years which have left dozens of individuals killed or wounded. The earlier assaults have been blamed on Kurdish fighters who as soon as managed the city.
The each day Al-Watan stated that one individual was killed and several other individuals have been wounded within the explosion within the residential constructing. Sham FM radio station stated that two individuals have been killed and several other others have been wounded within the blast. It added that gunmen used the house to organize explosives.
Afrin has been underneath the management of Turkey and its allied Syrian opposition fighters since 2018, following a Turkey-backed army operation that pushed Syrian Kurdish fighters and 1000’s of Kurdish residents from the realm.