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Suicide Bombers Foiled in Damascus

Five people killed when suicide bombers detonate explosive belts trying to enter security complexes
Suicide Bombers Foiled in Damascus

Five people were killed and nine others injured, including civilians and military personnel on Sunday, during a confrontation with suicide bombers attempting to launch an attack on a police and a security buildings in Damascus.


A statement from the Interior Ministry confirmed that three suicide bombers exploded themselves at around 8:45 am as they tried to enter the Rukn Eddine Police Headquarters in Damascus.


"Police confronted the bombers and clashes ensued," said a statement from the ministry issued Sunday.


"The bombers were killed, with their suicide-belts detonating before they were able to enter the building," the statement said.


Translated and edited by The Syrian Observer


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