DAMASCUS (Sputnik) — Militant grenade launcher in Eastern Ghouta fired several shells at the Al Mujtahid and Set Zaynab districts in Damascus leaving 22 civilians injured, a local police source told Sputnik on Saturday.
According to the source, the shelling has caused significant material damage.
As a result of new terrorists Rocket attacks on the Residential area,s of #Damascus and its countryside,one person died and at least 29 people got wounded and causing Massive material damage to Houses.#Syria. pic.twitter.com/SrHwBM6vzb— Maurice Schleepen (@MauriceSchleepe) November 18, 2017
According to the information provided by sources close to Astana talks on the Syrian peace settlement, Damascus may become a new safe zone in Syria in addition to those alreadyexisting in Eastern Ghouta near Damascus, as well as the northwestern Idlib, Latakia, Hama and Aleppo and the north of the central Homs province, southern Daraa and Quneitra regions.