Dozens killed as 2 blasts hit Syria’s Homs

Posted: April 10, 2014 at 5:06 a.m.

Syrians gather Wednesday at the site where two car bombs exploded at a commercial street in the city of Homs that is inhabited mostly by members of President Bashar Assad’s Alawite sect.

Two car bombs exploded Wednesday in a government-held district of Syria’s battleground city of Homs, killing at least 25 people and wounding more than 100, state media said.

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