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Twin 'terrorist' bombings rock Syrian capital

Twin bombings struck intelligence and security buildings in the Syrian capital on Saturday, killing at least 27 people and wounding nearly 100, according to state media.

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Mar. 17, 2012: Burnt and destroyed cars are seen near the aviation intelligence department, which was attacked by one of two explosions, in Damascus, Syria.

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Mar. 17, 2012: Twin bombings struck government targets in the Syrian capital early Saturday, killing security forces and civilians and leaving pools of blood and carnage in the streets, according to state-run television.

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Mar. 17, 2012: Twin bombings struck government targets in the Syrian capital early Saturday, killing security forces and civilians and leaving pools of blood and carnage in the streets, according to state-run television.

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Mar. 17, 2012: Syrian army soldiers carry an injured man at the scene of the intelligence department, which was attacked by one of two explosions, in Damascus, Syria.

Twin 'terrorist' bombings rock Syrian capital

Twin bombings struck intelligence and security buildings in the Syrian capital on Saturday, killing at least 27 people and wounding nearly 100, according to state media.

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