8/22/2017 12:47:46 PM
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Shabestan news agency has reported from Al Hayat news that Human Rights Watch of Syria has announced that after five years on Thursday, the 17th of August, an International exhibition in Damascus has been inaugurated, which was attended by delegation of 43 countries. But last day armed terrorists with the help of rocket and missiles have targeted the location of exhibition and killed 6 people.
Syrian officials have organized this exhibition for regeneration of its country’s economy and to attract foreign investment.
Human Rights Watch have announced that among these six people there are two women who got killed by the attack.
Before that there was an announcement that five people have been killed and five are injured and the injured are shifted to Jurmana Hospital of Damascus but due to severity of injuries another injured man died and thus the number of people died become six.
It is to be noted that before civil war, the International exhibition of Damascus was considered as one of the greatest economic and cultural event of Syria and last time this exhibition was organized in 2011, which means that it was organized several months before Syrian crisis.