Bomb blast kills at least 4 in Syria's Afrin

  20 January 2019    Read: 2303
Bomb blast kills at least 4 in Syria

At least four people were killed and 11 others were injured after a bus exploded in Syria's Afrin on Sunday, Daily Sabah reported citing local media. 

According to reports, a bomb planted on a bus went off as the vehicle left a terminal. The explosion took place in close vicinity of the governor's office, the reports said.

Meanwhile, Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights chief Abdel Rahman said three people were killed and nine others were injured.

"The explosion is the result of a bomb that was placed in a bus in the centre of Afrin," Abdel Rahman said.

It was not immediately clear who was behind the blast.

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