Mortars fired into Damascus after Assad is sworn-in

(AGI) Beirut, July 16 - At least four people have been killedand 22 injured when mortar bombs were fired into various partsof Damascus soon after Bashir al-Assad was sworn-in for a thirdterm as president, the Syrian SANA news agency reports. SANAsaid that "terrorists" targeted the Shaalan commercialdistrict. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights puts thecasualty figures as three killed and 11 wounded. . .

(AGI) Beirut, July 16 - At least four people have been killedand 22 injured when mortar bombs were fired into various partsof Damascus soon after Bashir al-Assad was sworn-in for a thirdterm as president, the Syrian SANA news agency reports. SANAsaid that "terrorists" targeted the Shaalan commercialdistrict. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights puts thecasualty figures as three killed and 11 wounded. . .