Bomb targeting military bus in Damascus, Syria kills at least 14

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

Global News published this video item, entitled “Bomb targeting military bus in Damascus, Syria kills at least 14” – below is their description.

A bomb targeting a military bus in Damascus killed at least 14 people on Wednesday, state media reported.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the Damascus bomb, which exploded as a bus carrying military personnel was crossing a bridge in the middle of the capital during the morning rush hour, state television reported.

Two explosive devices went off as the bus traversed the Hafez al-Assad bridge. A third device was defused by an army engineering unit in what officials said was a terrorist blast.

Bomb attacks in Damascus have been rare since forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad crushed rebel enclaves around the city after years of fierce fighting.

For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/8282779/syria-roadside-bombs-damascus/

Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc

Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ

Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt

Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB

#Syria #Damascus #GlobalNews

Global News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

In This Story: Syria

Syria, officially the Syrian Arab Republic, is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon to the southwest, the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Israel to the southwest.

2 Recent Items: Syria

  • Doctor of Hope in Syria, Yemen and Turkey | Al Jazeera World
  • China’s controversial ‘Syrian-style’ cafes draw influencers with crumbling, ‘war zone-like’ decor
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please verbalise where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....