Deadly bomb explosion in southern Damascus

A large explosion near a Syrian military branch in southern Damascus Sunday left several dead and wounded, followed by gunfire. Syrian state media called it a terrorist attack and offered no details. Opposition sources said the cause of the blast could not be verified, whether by a planted bomb or a suicide attack. The area of the Syrian capital was cordoned off to trap the perpetrators.

 

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  • Jan 20, 2019 @ 11:21 at 11:21
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    Iran’s contingency plan for its interests in Syria, in case the current pro-Iran government is overthrown, is to ethnically fragment the country in such a way that Iran could support an independent Alawite state.

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  • Jan 21, 2019 @ 0:52 at 0:52
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    j believe gliding bombs can be directed quite accurately by onboard GPS, and can have a delayed fuse.

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