A child was killed and 41 others, most of them children, were injured in terrorist mortar shells on schools in Bab Touma and al-Dwailaa, in Damascus, a source at Damascus Police Command said Tuesday.
The source told SANA that a terrorist mortar shell fell over al-Manar elementary school in Bab Touma claiming the life of a child and injuring 36 others.
The source added that another terrorist mortar shell fell on a gathering of schools near Mar Elias Church in al-Dwailaa, causing the injury of 5 citizens.
Soccer player Tarek Ghrair killed in terrorist mortar shell in Homs
Player of al-Wathbeh Team and member of Syrian Junior Football Team Tarek Ghrair was killed in a terrorist mortar round in Homs on Monday.
Ghrair is the youngest son of the former player of al-Wathbeh Team and Syrian National Football Team Fouad Ghrair.