Bus explosion near Damascus university leaves 9 wounded

December 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Bus explosion near Damascus university leaves 9 wounded 

DAMASCUS, Dec. 21 — An improvised rocket slammed a passenger bus near a university compound west of the capital Damascus on Sunday, leaving nine people wounded, state news agency SANA reported.

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Osama bin Laden's assistant killed during battles in Syria

September 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Osama bin Laden's assistant killed during battles in Syria 

DAMASCUS, Sept. 20 — An assistant of the former al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden was killed during battles near two Shiite towns in northwestern Syria, a monitor group reported on Saturday.

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Syria says all options available for retaliation against Israeli attacks

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Syria says all options available for retaliation against Israeli attacks 

DAMASCUS, Jan. 20 — Syria's Minister of National Reconciliation Ali Haidar said Monday the truce with Israel has fallen and all options are opened to confront any Israeli aggression.

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Iran confirms death of IRGC general in Syrian Golan: TV

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Iran confirms death of IRGC general in Syrian Golan: TV 

TEHRAN, Jan. 20 — Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) confirmed the killing of one of its generals in an Israeli airstrike on the Golan Heights in Syria that also killed six members of the Lebanese Hezbollah, Press TV reported on Monday.

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