Dozens dead in attacks on Syria's Sweida city, villages

Reuters | Published: 14:19, Jul 25,2018

 
 

Damages and a body part are seen after suicide bomb attack in Sweida, Syria July 25, 2018. -- Reuters photo

Multiple attacks killed at least 38 people and wounded 37 others in Sweida and villages northeast of the Syrian city, the head of the health authority told state-run Ikhbariyah TV.

A suicide bomber blew himself up near a marketplace in the city early on Wednesday, as Islamic State militants mounted attacks on several villages to the northeast.

State media said authorities were hunting down militants in the city.

More about:

Want stories like this in your inbox?

Sign up to exclusive daily email

Advertisement

images

 

Advertisement

images