Twelve dead, 15 injured in Syria bombings

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Syria: According to the information give by a British based war monitor, in an incident that took place in the Syrian capital today that killed at least twelve people and fifteen others got injured in three car bombings.

As per the reports, the attack took place near Tahrir Square in the Old Town of Damascus as police were chasing the three car bombs.

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Reports suggested that the police were able to intercept two of the car bombs on the airport road near the entrance of Damascus and detonated them in controlled explosions.

The third car escaped and went off at the Tahrir Square.

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Another report said the terrorists had aimed to detonate the cars in the capital’s crowded areas as people were back to work after a week-long holiday of Eid ul-Fitr.