SANA: Damascus: Crimes against children in Syria require accountability for countries backing terrorism
Damascus, Foreign and Expatriates Ministry addressed two identical letters to the United Nations Secretary General and President of the UN Security Council, elaborating on the terrorist attacks with mortars targeting the Syrian cities.
The letters said that terrorism makes it imperative for the international community to hold the countries backing the terrorist groups to account for their overt support to them.
"The random mortars launched at the Syrian cities have become one of the preferred methods for the terrorist groups to kill innocent Syrian civilians, especially in Damascus city which proved unreachable for the terrorist groups, that's why they are showering Damascus and its countryside, especially Jaramana city, with scores of mortar rounds to spread panic and kill as many citizens as possible," the ministry said in its letters.
Children and their schools are bearing the brunt of the indiscriminate acts of terrorism, the letters said.
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