Syria Landmine Blasts Kill 10 Truffle Hunters


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(Barron's) "Nine citizens were killed and two others injured" when a landmine left by Islamic State (IS) group militants blew up, the official SANA news agency said.

It said the victims had been "on the hunt for truffles in the eastern countryside of al-Salamiyah" in Hama province.

SANA later said that another mine left by IS exploded in the same area, "killing one citizen and injuring 10 others".

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Published: Tuesday, February 28, 2023

Last Updated: Thursday, November 2, 2023

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