A photo taken on March 17, 2012 shows damaged vehicles following twin bomb attacks on security buildings in Damascus
A photo taken on March 17, 2012 shows damaged vehicles and rubble strewn along the street following twin bomb attacks on security buildings in Damascus. © Louai Beshara - AFP/File
A photo taken on March 17, 2012 shows damaged vehicles following twin bomb attacks on security buildings in Damascus
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Last updated: March 11, 2013

At least three killed in Damascus mortar attack

At least three civilians were killed and 28 others wounded on Monday when mortar shells slammed into a neighborhood in southern Damascus, Syria's state-run SANA news agency reported.

"A mortar shell fired by terrorists fell behind a shop on Duwaliya road, killing three civilians and wounding 28 others," SANA said, adding that another shell slammed into nearby Bab Sharqi district causing further casualties.

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