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May 10, 2012


new: Damascus hit by deadly explosions

Damascus hit by deadly explosions

"Syrian government spokesman says 55 people were killed and 372 wounded in the rush-hour bomb attacks on the capitalTwo explosions have hit the Syrian capital of Damascus, leaving scores killed and wounded, Syrian TV has reported.The state-run station blamed terrorists for the blasts, which..."

new: Damascus explosions - in pictures

Damascus explosions wreak destruction - video


new: Damascus suicide blasts kill 55 and wound 370, says Syrian TV

"Two suicide blasts ripped through the Syrian capital today, killing 55 people and leaving scenes of carnage in the streets in the deadliest bombing attack since the country's uprising began 14 months ago, the Interior Ministry said.Related StoriesRivals back Benjamin Netanyahu in deal that..."

new: Damascus suicide blasts kill 40 and wound 370, says Syrian TV

Damascus blasts kill 40 and wound 170, says Syrian TV

Blasts shake Syrian capital Damascus

Fears for security of unarmed observers in Syria as bomb narrowly misses UN monitor convoy


Jihadist Group Complicates Picture In Syria

"Jihadists might have the same goal as the protesters and rebels in Syria — overthrowing the regime — but not the same plan for what would happen afterward, or the same ideology. Now a relatively new group, Jabhat al-Nusra Li-Ahl al-Sham, or Front to Protect the Syrian People, has entered..."

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At Least 55 Killed in Damascus Suicide Car Bombings

At Least 55 Killed in Damascus Suicide Car Bombings

"Syrian authorities say a double suicide bombing in Damascus has killed at least 55 people and wounded another 370, making it the country's deadliest attack since an opposition uprising began 14 months ago.State media say two suicide car bombers with 1,000 kilograms of explosives blew themselves..."


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new: China condemns Syria bomb attack, supports UNSMIS - Xinhua

"China condemns Syria bomb attack, supports UNSMISXinhuaBEIJING, May 10 (Xinhua) -- China on Thursday condemned a bomb attack that occurred on Wednesday in the vicinity of a convoy of the UN Supervision Mission in Syria (UNSMIS). Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei told a regular press conference..."

Jihadist Group In Syria Adds To Violent Attacks - NPR


جديد: وزيرا خارجية مصر وتونس يتفقان على عقد اللجنة المشتركة بين البلدين - اليوم السابع

"اليوم السابعوزيرا خارجية مصر وتونس يتفقان على عقد اللجنة المشتركة بين البلديناليوم السابععقد وزير الخارجية محمد كامل عمرو جلسة مباحثات ثنائية اليوم الخميس فى شرم الشيخ مع وزير خارجية تونس رفيق عبد السلام. وصرح المتحدث الرسمى لوزارة الخارجية الوزير المفوض عمرو رشدى بان اللقاء ركز - بالإضافة إلى الأوضاع فى المنطقة وسوريا - على..."

جديد: الداخلية السورية : مقتل 55 شخصا وإصابة 372 آخرين في تفجيري دمشق - محيط