Video: Aftermath of ISIS Terrorist Blast in Damascus Capital of Syria

Wed Feb 10, 2016 12:47:25

A suicide car bomber blew himself up at a police officers' club in a residential district of Damascus on Tuesday (February 9), killing 8 people, so-called “Islamic State” terrorist group claimed responsibility.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which tracks violence in Syria's civil war, said eight police officers were killed in the blast and at least 20 wounded after a vehicle was detonated in a parking lot in the police officers' club.

The last major blast in the Syrian capital occurred on January 31 in a Damascus district where Syria's holiest Shiite Muslim shrine is located. The blast killed more than 70 people and was claimed by ISIS (ISIL or Daesh)

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