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Two women killed in drug warehouse explosion near Syrian capital

04-10-2012 16:16 BJT Special Report:Crisis in Syria |

DAMASCUS, April 10 (Xinhua) -- Two women were killed and eight others wounded when an explosion hit a drug warehouse late Monday in a suburban area of the Syrian capital Damascus, state-run SANA news agency reported early Tuesday.

The explosion at a veterinary medicine warehouse in Sidi Qaddad region in Damascus countryside caused the collapse of a two-story building and the damage of a three-floor building next door, said SANA.

Quoting a police source, SANA said that investigation is underway to uncover the reason of the deadly explosion.


Editor:Wang Lingfei |Source: Xinhua

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