AT LEAST 40 KILLED IN DAMASCUS BOMBING TARGETING SHI'ITES
Syrian forensics examine a damaged bus at the scene of a bombing following twin attacks targeting Shiite pilgrims in Damascus' Old City on March 11, 2017. A roadside bomb detonated as a bus passed and a suicide bomber blew himself up in the Bab al-Saghir area, which houses several Shiite mausoleums that draw pilgrims from around the world, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
BEIRUT/DAMASCUS - A double bomb attack targeting Shi'ite pilgrims in Damascus killed at least 40 Iraqis and wounded 120 more who were going to pray at a nearby shrine, the Iraqi foreign ministry said.
- 11 Mar 2017
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