At least 10 people were killed and 18 others injured in two explosive devices explosion near the Al Saraya bridge, in the city of Afrin, north-west of Syria.
A source from the Syrian army told Sputnik agency on Sunday that “10 people were killed and 18 others were injured in the explosion of two explosive devices at Kawa squire, one of which targeted a bus next to the Al Saraya bridge Afrin Syrian.
The source added that “the Syrian army factions canceled a third bomb”.
The city of Afrin, has seen a car bomb explosion, last month, killing seven people and wounding 20 others.
“Seven people were killed and 20 wounded when a car bomb exploded targeting a popular market in the Syrian city of Afrin”, a source at the central Afrin hospital said. A source from the armed factions in Afrin reported that “all the injured were transferred to Turkish hospitals”.
On 18 March, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced that the Free Syrian Army, supported by the Turkish army, had completely controlled the center of the Syrian city of Afrin, about two months after the announcement of the start of Operation Olive Branch.
To Kurdish people’s protect unites, which Ankara classifies as a terrorist organization from the area of control in Afrin, and denounced Damascus, strongly Turkey’s actions in Afrin, noting that this region is an integral part of the territory of Syria.
Meanwhile, an explosion rocked the southern district of the Syrian capital, Damascus on Sunday morning, as a result of attacks targeting a security point for the Syrian army in the southern district of one of the main roads in the capital.
The Syrian official agency “SANA” on its official website, posted “the hearing of the sound of an explosion in the southern district and preliminary reports of a terrorist act targeting a military post near the southern region of the southern, and the engineering units to inspect the site of the explosion, and the Syrian army thwarted a second bomb explosion.
While local sources reported that the security services foiled a second explosion by dismantling an explosive device and the pursuit of terrorists, where closed the roads leading to the skier on the side of Kafersosah and Mazzeh and Al Zahira bridge.
The Syrian official news agency “SANA”, quoting its correspondent, said that “the explosion, which heard his voice in Damascus, is a bomb explosion without casualties”.
SANA said there was “definite information about the arrest of a terrorist”.
This comes after the killing of 31 civilians among women and children in the bombing of the International Alliance on the village of Al Baghouz Faqani in the south-eastern countryside of Deir Al Zour, adding to this new massacre recorded as the “International Coalition”, which claims to fight the “terrorist” organization in Syria, The official Syrian news agency SANA reported.
According to sources told SANA, “aircraft belonging to the International Alliance led by the United States of America outside the Security Council under the pretext of fighting the” Islamic State “in Syria and Iraq bombed the village of Baghouz Fawqani and its surroundings in the area of Susa and Al bukamal district of the south-eastern province, killing 31 Including children and women, and a number of wounded”.
The Syrian Foreign Ministry condemned the continued attacks by the International Coalition against Syrian civilians and the destruction of infrastructure, economic and service facilities and public and private property in Syria.
The Syrian Foreign Ministry sent letters to the UN Secretary-General and to the President of the UN Security Council about “the crimes committed by aircraft belonging to the so-called US-led International Coalition in the village of Al Baghouz Faqani in the south-eastern suburb of Deir Al Zour, which killed 31 civilians, including women and children”, The official Syrian news agency reported.
“Syria calls on the Security Council to fulfill its responsibilities in maintaining international peace and security and urgently to work to stop this daily series of war crimes and crimes against humanity perpetrated by the countries of this rogue coalition against Syrian civilians and infrastructure in Syria”, the foreign Ministry said.
As for the explosion in Damascus, sources said that a group called “Abu Amara Special Task Force” claims responsibility for the bombing on a security detachment inside the Syrian capital this morning, as also an unidentified terrorist was arrested after a terrorist attack on the Syrian capital of Damascus in the southern region early on Sunday, as security sources said.