Suicide bombings kill 5 people in Syrian capital

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) - Syrian activists and state media say at least five people have been killed in two suicide bombing attacks on security compounds in the capital, Damascus.

The state-run news agency says three suicide bombers blew themselves up while trying to break into the Rukneddine police station, killing five people.

SANA says three would-be suicide bombers also bombers tried to break into the Criminal Security Branch in the Bab Mousalla area but were caught by security forces before they could detonate their explosives.

Activists also say least 5 people were killed in the first attack.


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