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Bomb attacks near Hazrat Zainab’s shrine in Syria kill 45

DAMASCUS: At least 45 people were killed and 110 wounded on Sunday in three bomb blasts near the revered shrine of Hazrat Zainab (RA) outside the Syrian capital Damascus, TheNewsTribe.co learnt from international media.

State news agency SANA said the first blast was caused by a car bomb that detonated at a bus station near the shrine.

It said two suicide bombers then detonated their explosive belts when people gathered at the scene.

The eyewitnesses said the blasts caused massive damage, shattering windows and ripping a huge crater in the road.

It is developing story, will be updated accordingly.