Tagged: Damascus

Twin Damascus bombs kill 46 people, mostly Iraqi pilgrims 0

Twin Damascus bombs kill 46 people, mostly Iraqi pilgrims

Twin bombs targeting Shiite pilgrims on Saturday killed 46 people in Damascus, most of them Iraqis, a monitoring group said, in one of the bloodiest attacks in the Syrian capital. Twin Damascus bombs kill...

Child pulled alive from rubble as air strikes bombard several Syrian cities 0

Child pulled alive from rubble as air strikes bombard several Syrian cities

Video appears to show a child being pulled alive from the ruins of a building following an apparent air strike on a building in the Syrian city of Damascus as government forces bombard several...

Syria says Israeli forces fired rockets at military base 0

Syria says Israeli forces fired rockets at military base

Syrian army says rocket attack on major military base outside Damascus was carried out by Israeli artillery, and warns of repercussions for the “flagrant” strike. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Syria says Israeli forces...

At least seven people killed in Damascus blast 0

At least seven people killed in Damascus blast

A powerful blast caused by a suicide bomber hit a heavily policed district of Damascus, killing at least seven people. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). At least seven people killed in Damascus blast

Assad says ready discuss ‘everything’ 0

Assad says ready discuss ‘everything’

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says he is ready to negotiate everything at proposed peace talks on the Syrian conflict. Assad says ready discuss ‘everything’

UN warns of war crime as Damascus water crisis grows 0

UN warns of war crime as Damascus water crisis grows

The United Nations warns that sabotaging water supplies was a war crime after the main source for Syria’s capital was cut, leaving more than five million people facing shortages. UN warns of war crime...

Assad appears on state TV, no direct comments on ceasefire 0

Assad appears on state TV, no direct comments on ceasefire

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad meets with a joint delegation from the European Parliament and the Russian parliament on the day a ceasefire in Syria’s civil war is announced. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Assad...

Children among the dead in Damascus air strikes 0

Children among the dead in Damascus air strikes

At least 40 people, including several children, are killed in air strikes targeting rebel-held territory in the suburbs of the Syrian capital, Damascus, including a strike that hit a school. Rough Cut (no reporter...

Air strikes kill 40 in rebel-held area of Damascus – monitor 0

Air strikes kill 40 in rebel-held area of Damascus – monitor

Forty people have been killed in air strikes targeting rebel-held areas in Damascus, says the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Air strikes kill 40 in rebel-held area of Damascus...

Homesick refugee creates miniatures of life in Syria before war 0

Homesick refugee creates miniatures of life in Syria before war

A Syrian refugee in Jordan is making wooden miniature pieces of art to showcase life in Damascus before the war broke out. Homesick refugee creates miniatures of life in Syria before war