Explosions and a shooting devastate Damascus, at least 10 dead [Video]


October 2nd, 2017 – Fort Russ News –

– Al Mayadeen – – translated by Samer Hussein –


The Syrian news agency SANA has reported that a terror attack has devastated Al Midan neighborhood in the Syrian capital city of Damascus.

According to the Syrian pages on the social networking sites have heard of several explosions in Al Midan district, located south of the old city in Damascus, on Monday afternoon.

The explosions were later followed by shooting.

According to the Syrian Interior Ministry, a suicide bomber detonated a car in front of Al Midan police department. He was later followed by another suicide bomber at the same spot who managed to infiltrate the first floor of the police department.

He, however, triggered his explosive belt right in time when the police forces shot him. 

At least 10 people were killed, while dozens of others had to be hospitalized.

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