'14 killed and 40 wounded' in Damascus mosque blast

Syrian TV says at least 14 people have been killed and more than 40 wounded in a suicide bombing in a mosque in the capital Damascus.

Among the dead is thought to be the high-level cleric Mohammed al-Buti, who is a staunch supporter of President Assad.


Assad imam killed in mosque

At least 42 people killed have been killed, including a prominent pro-Assad cleric, in a blast at a mosque in the centre of the Syrian capital Damascus.