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Damascus Explosion

Explosion Kills 14 In Damascus

AP | ALBERT AJI | Posted 06.30.2013 | World

DAMASCUS, Syria -- A powerful bomb ripped through a bustling commercial district of Damascus on Tuesday, killing at least 14 people, shattering store ...

Massive Explosion Shakes Syrian Capital

Reuters | Posted 04.27.2013 | World

(Recasts with death toll) BEIRUT, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Five members of Syria's security forces were killed by a car bomb in eastern Dama...

Bomb Blasts Hit Damascus

AP | ALBERT AJI and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 10.11.2012 | World

DAMASCUS, Syria — Gunmen detonated back-to-back roadside bombs and clashed with police in central Damascus Saturday in attacks that caused no da...

Bomb Rocks Damascus

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY | Posted 08.28.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Turkey deployed anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and other weapons along its border with Syria on Thursday, a military buildup that...

Deadly Bomb Hits Syrian Capital

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 07.21.2012 | World

By BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press BEIRUT -- Activists and state media say a bomb has exploded in the Syrian capital, killing at least five people. ...

Syria Vows To Respond To Security Threats With 'Iron Fist'

AP | By ALBERT AJI and BASSEM MROUE | Posted 03.08.2012 | World

DAMASCUS, Syria -- Thousands of regime backers massed at a mosque in the Syrian capital Saturday for funeral prayers for policemen killed in a Damascu...

Blasts Reportedly Rock Syrian Capital

AP | ZEINA KARAM | Posted 01.20.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Rocket-propelled grenades struck the headquarters of Syria's ruling party Sunday, bringing the violence that has engulfed much of the c...