Syrian Prime Minister survives 'assassination attempt'

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.

ITV News International Editor Bill Neely reports:

Click here to read Bill Neely's blog on why the failed attempt on the Syrian prime minister's life 'hardly matters'.

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Syria PM 'assassination attempt'

Syria's prime minister has survived an assassination attempt in a bomb attack in Damascus.