left corner left corner
China Daily Website

Explosive device tore through Syria's TV building

Updated: 2012-08-06 16:43
( Xinhua)

DAMASCUS - An explosive device tore through the third floor of Syria's state-run TV station building in Damascus on Monday, injuring three people,  the state media reported.

The TV showed live images of the blasted floor, with piles of debris and torn and charred walls. Staff members were frantically searching the debris for survivors.

The Minister of Information appeared at the site joining the TV staff in searching the ravaged floor.