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Blast rocks suburb of Syrian capital

Last Updated: Monday, October 29, 2012 - 16:33

Damascus: An explosive device ripped through the Syrian capital Damascus` suburb of Jaramana on Monday, witnesses told Xinhua.

The blast rocked al-Rawda Street in Jaramana, witnesses said, adding that the blast site is around 200 meters away from an area police station and a branch of the ruling al-Baath party, and also 50 meters from an electricity service center.

There has been no immediate word on the casualties.
Jaramana, largely dominated by Syrian Christians and Druz, has witnessed a string of blasts over the past months of crisis in Syria that resulted in scores of deaths.


First Published: Monday, October 29, 2012 - 16:33

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