34 dead after Syria car bombs

At least 34 people have been killed after two car bombs exploded in a district of the Syrian capital of Damascus, according to the Reuters news agency.

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Twin car bombs 'kill 44 and injure dozens' in Damascus

Twin car bombs exploded in Damascus early this morning killing at least 44 people, and critically injuring dozens more, according to Syrian state television.

Two cars packed with explosives detonated in the eastern Jaramana suburb, a district mostly loyal to President Assad.

The bombs went off in a car park located between two commercial buildings within minutes of each other as groups of labourers and employees were arriving to work.

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