Islamic State is claiming responsibility for a double bomb attack in the Syrian government-controlled city of Homs that killed 22 people and injured more than 100. Rough Cut – Subtitled (no reporter narration).
Double bomb attack targets Homs
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A double bomb attack in the Syrian government-controlled city of Homs on Tuesday (January 26) killed 22 people and wounded more than 100, Syrian state TV reported.
The governor of Homs said the initial attack was a car bomb that had targeted a security checkpoint.
A suicide bomber then set off an explosive belt, state media reported.
The hardline militant group Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it had killed at least 30 people.
More than 250,000 people have been killed in the Syrian conflict and more than 10 million have been displaced.