Explosion in Syrian Capital Leaves Several Dead, Wounded


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iStockphoto/Thinkstock(DAMASCUS, Syria) — An explosion in the Syrian capital of Damascus Friday morning has left at least 10 people dead and 46 others injured, according to Syrian state television.

Syrian TV says a police bus was attacked by a suicide bomber who detonated explosives on his belt when the bus stopped at a traffic light.  Bloody images of the attack’s aftermath were seen on TV.

Friday’s attack comes just two weeks after twin explosions at security buildings in Damascus killed 44 people.

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