Large blast and fire at Damascus airport: Syrian Observatory

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Posted: Apr 26, 2017 11:37 PM

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A large explosion hit in the area of Damascus International Airport followed by a fire in the same place early on Thursday the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor, said.

The cause of the blast was not clear, it added.

(Reporting By Angus McDowall; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)