Bombings claimed by the Islamic State group killed more than 50 people and wounded dozens on Sunday near a revered Shiite shrine outside the Syrian capital Damascus.
Dozens killed in IS-claimed bombings near Syria shrine
Syria-conflict-religion-Shiite-blast-toll-Damascus URGENT Â¥Â¥Â¥ Bombs kill 45, wound 110 near Syria shrine: state media DAMASCUS, Jan 31, 2016 (AFP) – At least 45 people were killed and 110 wounded on Sunday in three bomb blasts near a revered Shiite shrine south of the Syrian capital Damascus, state media reported. State news agency SANA had earlier reported 30 people killed in the three blasts, which it said were caused by a car bomb and two suicide bombers. rim/sah/hkb