Dozens Killed or Injured in Double Explosion in Syria's Afrin (+Video)
- January, 20, 2019 - 18:58
- World news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - At Least 10 people were killed and 18 others injured in two bomb explosions in the Syrian city of Afrin.
"Ten people were killed and 18 were wounded as a result of a detonation of two explosive devices near the Kawa ring. The first one targeted a bus close to the Saraya bridge in Afrin," a source told Sputnik on Sunday.
Earlier it was reported that a bus departing from the station in front of the city's administration has exploded, killing at least 2 people; 13 more were injured, Turkey's NTV TV channel reported.
Security forces arrived at the scene shortly after the blast. They're asking residents to avoid the area.