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Explosions Near Police Station  in Damascus
Explosions Near Police Station  in Damascus

Explosions Near Police Station in Damascus

Explosions Near Police Station in Damascus

Suicide bombers targeted police headquarters in the Syrian capital city, Damascus, SANA news agency reported, citing the interior ministry. One person was killed and six injured in the attack. The attack occurred in central Damascus on Wednesday, as the two suicide bombers reportedly tried to access the premises of the police headquarters. When confronted by officers, the perpetrators set off their explosives in front of the building, RT reported. The police managed to corner the third suicide bomber near a local market in the same street, at which point he blew himself up. The blast killed one person and injured six others, SANA reported. Some of the injured are in a critical condition and the number of victims could rise, the Interior Ministry told SANA. A video filmed in the aftermath of the incident has emerged on social media, showing moderately damaged police vehicles, blown-out windows and pieces of concrete scattered at the location.

 

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