Foreign Ministry deplores Damascus blast

FEBRUARY 2, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, issued a statement on Monday in which it fervently deplored the terror blast which targeted a bus carrying Lebanese pilgrims in Damascus.

An explosion on Sunday ripped apart a bus carrying Lebanese pilgrims to Shiite shrines in Damascus, Syria, killing at least six people and wounding 27.

Bassil contacted for this purpose the families of the fallen victims, and deplored this “heinous act of cowardice.”

SOURCE: National News Agency- Lebanon