Nine killed by Syria car bomb, 100 wounded: agency

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Posted: May 19, 2012 6:20 AM
Nine killed by Syria car bomb, 100 wounded: agency

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A car bomb that rocked the eastern Syrian city of Deir al-Zor on Saturday killed nine people and wounded about 100, the official SANA news agency said.

It said the bombing was carried out by a suicide bomber and that the dead included guards at a military installation which is near a housing complex.

(Writing by Joseph Logan; Editing by Louise Ireland)