13 killed in Damascus army bus bombing — state media

A bomb attack on an army bus in Damascus killed at least 13 people in the bloodiest such attack in years, the SANA state news agency reported. | @AFP

10/20/2021 1:20:00 PM

A bomb attack on an army bus in Damascus killed at least 13 people in the bloodiest such attack in years, the SANA state news agency reported. | AFP

A bomb attack on an army bus in Damascus killed at least 13 people Wednesday in the bloodiest such attack in years, the SANA state news agency reported.

ADVERTISEMENTImages released by SANA showed a burning bus and what it said was a bomb squad defusing a third device that had been planted in the same area.Damascus had been mostly spared such violence in recent years, especially since troops and allied militia retook the last significant rebel bastion near the capital in 2018.

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