Syria says `terrorists` blow up gas pipeline

There have been several pipeline attacks since the Syrian uprising began in mid-March, but it is not clear who is behind them.

Updated: Jan 30, 2012, 15:41 PM IST

Beirut: Syria`s state news agency says an armed "terrorist" group has blown up a gas pipeline.

SANA said the pipeline carries gas from the central province of Homs to an area near the border with Lebanon. Further details on Monday`s blast were not released.

There have been several pipeline attacks since the Syrian uprising began in mid-March, but it is not clear who is behind them.
President Bashar Assad`s regime blames "terrorists" for the country`s 10-month-old uprising.

Bureau Report