Syria's Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi has survived a bomb attack which the country's government claims was an assassination attempt.
The bomb exploded this morning in the Syrian capital of Damascus in an area where many embassies are based.
Syrian Prime Minister Wael al-Halki has survived a bomb attack that targeted his convoy in central Damascus, Syrian state TV reported.
There has been a bomb attack in the Mezze district of Damascus, Syria. Syrian state television described the attack as a "terrorist explosion".