President Assad at prayers as Eid ceasefire fails

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has been filmed at Friday prayers to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, as reports of shelling appear to show that the holiday ceasefire is not holding in Damascus.

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10 killed in Damascus car bomb

Ten people have been reportedly killed after a car bomb in Damascus. SANA news agency are reporting that 50 people have been injured in the explosion which has also left 20 cars and 15 stores damaged.