Damascus blasts kill 40, wound 170: Syrian TV




 
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Damascus blasts kill 40, wound 170: Syrian TV
 
May 10th, 2012  
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Damascus blasts kill 40, wound 170: Syrian TV
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Two bomb explosions killed 40 people and wounded 170 in Damascus on Thursday, state media said, incinerating people in their cars and damaging an intelligence complex involved in President Bashar al-Assad's crackdown on a 14-month-old uprising. The bombings, the deadliest in the Syrian capital since the revolt began, further shredded a ceasefire which was declared by international mediator Kofi Annan on April 12, but which has failed to halt bloodshed pitting Assad's security forces against peaceful demonstrators and an array of armed insurgents. ...




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