The explosion in the Syrian port of Latakia, several injured
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The explosion in the Syrian port of Latakia, several injured

Damascus : Syria | Jun 19, 2013 at 3:09 AM PDT
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Six people were injured in a powerful explosion in the city of Latakia in western Syria, according to Syrian state TV

According to reports, the explosion occurred due to a technical problem on the basis of engineering troops. No other details have been reported yet.

Latakia - the largest port in Syria, where in contrast to other areas of Syria remains relatively calm due to the fact that the majority of the local population supports the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.

Based on materials from Russian news agencies.

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The explosion left 43 people injured and forced 2,000 others to leave their homes
The explosion left 43 people injured and forced 2,000 others to leave their homes
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