Terrorist attack at police station in Damascus carried out by child

A blast that hit a police station in a southwestern neighborhood of the Syrian capital Damascus was carried out by a child wearing an explosive belt, RT reported citing SANA news agency. No one except the girl was reportedly killed in the attack.

“Terrorists sent an eight-year-old girl with a small homemade bomb to a police station in the Midan neighbourhood,” the source said.

“When she entered the building, militants activated the explosive device with a remote control, the child died at the scene, one police officer suffered light injuries.”

No one has claimed responsibility for the attack as yet.

 

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