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Bomb Blasts Near School in Western Syria’s Homs

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Syrian city of Homs - Sputnik International
An explosive device with remote control exploded near a school in the Syria's city of Homs, no information on casualties was available at the moment, according to local sources.

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The explosion rocked the Hamra Street area in the western Syrian city of Homs, local sources told Sputnik on Wednesday.

People inspect the site of a double bomb attack in the government-controlled city of Homs, Syria, in this handout picture provided by SANA on January 26, 2016 - Sputnik International
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According to the sources, an explosive device with remote control exploded near a local school. No information on casualties was available at the moment.

On Tuesday, two explosions rocked Homs leaving 22 people dead and over 100 injured.

Syria has been in a state of civil war since 2011, with government forces fighting several opposition factions and extremist groups, including Islamic State, outlawed in Russia.

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