At least 30 Kurdish fighters killed in two suicide bombs in Syria's Hasakah: monitoring group

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Posted: Oct 06, 2014 10:54 AM

BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least 30 people were killed in two suicide attacks on two checkpoints run by Kurdish fighters in Syria's northeastern city of Hasakah on Monday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

"The attacks targeted checkpoints run by Kurdish fighters on the western entrance of the city, they occurred within minutes from each other," Rami Abdelrahman from the Observatory said.

(Reporting by Mariam Karouny; Editing by Toby Chopra)