Suicide Bomber Targets Food Line at Orthodox Christian Church – 4 Dead

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Four people were murdered and several people were injured in a suicide blast near the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church in Damascus this week.

A suicide bomber targeted a food line in front of the Greek Orthodox cathedral in central Damascus.
AsiaNews reported, via Religion of Peace:

A suicide bomber blew himself up in front of the Greek Orthodox cathedral in Bab Tuma, in central Damascus.

Four people were killed and eight more wounded, Syria’s state news agency and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported. So far, no group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

The attacker mingled with a group of people queuing outside a religious building for food and medical care provided by the religious. According to witnesses, the blast damaged a large section of the building.

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