Blast Hits Military Vehicle in Syrian Capital


DamascusAt least 10 people were wounded in an explosion that hit a military bus in the Mazzeh residential district of western Damascus, Syrian state television reported.

The official SANA news agency said the blast was caused by a bomb, and an AFP journalist saw blood on the floor of the vehicle, which had had its windows blown out.

Earlier, witnesses told AFP that casualties were likely in the explosion which was described as “violent”. However no reports of casualty has been received so far.