Bombers kill two outside shrine near Syrian capital

June 11, 2016 9:21 AM

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Bombers kill two outside shrine near Syrian capital

DAMASCUS: A double bomb attack outside a shrine near the Syrian capital killed at least two people on Saturday, state media said.

The official SANA news agency said a suicide bomber and a car bomb struck at the entrance to the Sayyida Zeinab shrine. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a British-based monitoring group, reported a higher toll of at least nine people killed and 30 wounded in the blasts.

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