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Bombs Rock Central Damascus, 14 Killed

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Marjeh Square in 2009. Photo: Wikipedia.

Ynet – Two explosions hit a central Damascus square Tuesday, killing at least 14 people and wounding 31, activists and the state media reported. State TV said the blasts were caused by suicide bombers, while activists said they were bombs planted there in advance.

The state-owned Ikhbariya TV station showed footage of broken shop facades and mangled cars in the central Marjeh Square as ambulance workers were seen carrying the wounded on stretchers. The bustling square was scene to previous attacks earlier this year.

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