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A suicide bomber blew himself up in the heart of the Syrian capital Friday, killing at least 25 people and wounding 46 others, Syrian state media reported.

The incident took place in the al-Midan quarter of Damascus. Casualties included mostly civilians and some law enforcement personnel, the Syrian Arab News Agency said.

Read more: CNN

Syrian officials are blaming al-Qaeda militants for two deadly explosions in the capital Damascus.

Two car bombs were reportedly detonated close to security buildings, killing at least 40 people. Dozens more are said to have been wounded. It is the first such attack since a revolt against President Bashar al-Assad began nine months ago.

Read more: Euronews