Blasts in Syria Kill 10 but Aleppo Mostly Calm Amid Truce

May 5, 2016 1:18 PM

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DAMASCUS, Syria — A car bomb exploded in the main square of a central Syrian village on Thursday and once people gathered to help the victims, a suicide bomber riding a motorcycle detonated his explosives belt nearby, killing at least 10 people and wounding scores, state media and the regional governor said.

The twin attack in the central province of Homs came hours after a truce brought relative calm to the northern city of Aleppo, which has been the center of violence in recent weeks.

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