Security sources: Syria intelligence chief wounded

By REUTERS
July 18, 2012 15:48

 
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BEIRUT - Syria's intelligence chief Hisham Bekhtyar was wounded in Wednesday's attack on a meeting of top security and military officials and was undergoing surgery, security sources said.

State television said Interior Minister Mohammad Ibrahim al-Shaar, who was reported killed in the blast by some Arab television stations, was in a "stable condition."

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