Report: Bomb explodes near UN hotel in Damascus, 3 wounded

By REUTERS
August 15, 2012 10:59

 
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BEIRUT - A bomb exploded in Damascus near a hotel used by United Nations monitors and three people were wounded, Syrian state television said on Wednesday.

It said the bomb was attached to a gas canister. An opposition activist in the capital saw smoke rising from the scene and ambulances arriving to treat the wounded.

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