Syrian TV: 'Huge explosion' levels Aleppo hotel (19)

USA TODAY 2014.05.08 12:54
Barbara Surk, Associated Press Breaking News(Photo: Tory Hargro, USA TODAY) BEIRUT (AP) - A "huge explosion" Thursday in northern Syria leveled a hotel that government troops used as a military base, along with several other buildings in a government-held area, state television and activists reported. Syrian state television said the explosion struck on the edge of a contested old neighborhood in Aleppo.
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