Bomb blasts across Syria kill at least 43

The Myanmar Times - - World -

A string of bomb at­tacks hit across mostly govern­ment-con­trolled ar­eas of Syria yes­ter­day, killing sev­eral dozen peo­ple in­clud­ing at least 30 in Pres­i­dent Bashar al-As­sad’s coastal strong­hold of Tar­tus, state me­dia said. At least 43 peo­ple died in the blasts, and 45 were also wounded in the dou­ble bomb­ing out­side of Tar­tus city, which is home to a Rus­sian naval base. There were no im­me­di­ate claims of re­spon­si­bil­ity for the blasts, but the Is­lamic State group has reg­u­larly tar­geted sev­eral of the ar­eas hit.

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