March 29, 2017 / 11:19 AM / 8 months ago

Bus bombing causes deaths in Syria's Homs - SANA

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A bomb blast on a passenger bus in the al-Zahra district of Homs at noon on Wednesday caused deaths and injuries, Syria’s state news agency SANA reported, citing its correspondent there.

A damaged bus is pictured after a bomb blast in the government-held city of Homs, in this handout picture provided by SANA on March 29, 2017, Syria. SANA/Handout via REUTERS

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor, reported that at least five people were killed in the attack in Homs, which is held by Syria’s government.

Reporting by Angus McDowall; Editing by Catherine Evans

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