Friday, 27th January 2023
<To guardian.ng
Search

At least seven people killed in Damascus blast

By Reuters
13 January 2017   |   4:00 am
A powerful blast caused by a suicide bomber hit a heavily policed district of Damascus, killing at least seven people.

Related

17 Dec 2017
Syrian army forces clash with rebels southwest of Damascus.
22 Dec 2017
The most memorable pictures taken by Reuters photographers around the world this year, including Donald Trump’s presidency, the Rohingya refugee crisis, the fight against Islamic State and the total solar eclipse across the United States.
31 Dec 2017
Amateur video shows Syrian children rescued from collapsed buildings in Damascus suburb.
5 Jan 2018
At least 30 civilians killed when suspected Russian jets dropped bombs on residential area in besieged Eastern Ghouta, amateur videos show.
6 Jan 2018
At least 30 civilians killed when suspected Russian jets dropped bombs on residential area in besieged Eastern Ghouta.
15 Apr 2018
Buildings said to be part of a scientific research centre in the Damascus district of Barzeh were severely damaged following air strikes carried out by the U.S., France and Britain on Saturday (April 14).
21 Aug 2018
President Trump is said to be accusing China and the EU of manipulating their currencies.
31 Oct 2018
The demonstrators were calling for the release of their leader Ibrahim Zakzaky when soldiers shot at them.
24 Apr 2019
CCTV video shows suspected suicide bomber entering Sri Lankan church.
11 May 2019
The two reporters were arrested in Myanmar in late 2017. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of the military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims.
1 Dec 2019
Israel has said it attacked Iranian and Syrian military targets near Damascus in retaliation to Syrian rockets fired towards Israel the day before. Syria's air defenses destroyed most of Israel's missiles.
3 Feb 2020
This time relatives of two young men allegedly arrested by the police on the 17th of January 2020 have raised alarm over their whereabouts.