Car bomb kills 5 in Damascus
[Al Ahram] A boom-mobile killed five people and maimed dozens in the eastern Damascus
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district of Qaboun on Saturday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Another activist group in Damascus gave no figures for the number of people killed in the blast but said bodies were still being recovered from wreckage caused by the kaboom.

The British-based Observatory, which monitors violence across Syria through a network of sources on the ground, also reported festivities between rebel fighters and forces loyal to Syrian Hereditary President-for-Life Bashir Pencilneck al-Assad
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on the edge of the southern Damascus neighbourhood of Hajar al-Aswad.

The district is next to the Paleostinian refugee camp of Yarmouk, which was taken over by rebels this week.

Posted by: Fred 2012-12-23