Terrorist Explosion in al-Midan Quarter in Damascus Causes Tens of Civilian and Security Victims

DAMASCUS, (SANA) – A terrorist explosion on Friday hit al-Midan quarter in Damascus, causing tens of victims among civilians and law-enforcement forces, the majority were civilians.

The explosion took place near Hassan al-Hakeem Basic Education School.

Preliminary information indicated that a suicide bomber exploded himself at a traffic light in al-Midan quarter in a densely populated area that witnesses heavy traffic movement.

The initial death toll is estimated at 25 martyrs, including the remains of 15 martyrs, and 46 injured, most of them civilians.

Source: Sana