Rockets strike mainly Shiite area of central Damascus (17)

France24 2014.04.29 12:36
Tweet print © Afp Text by FRANCE 24 Follow france24_en on twitter At least four mortar shells struck the mainly Shiite district of Shaghour in central Damascus on Tuesday, killing 12 people and wounding 50 others, state media reported. "Twelve citizens were killed and 50 others wounded by terrorists who targeted the Shaghour neighbourhood in Damascus with four mortar shells," the SANA news agency said.
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