Archive for December, 2019

Series of Explosions Rock Damascus

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Damascus, Syria- A series of underground explosions, beginning on Monday night, have torn through Damascus, sending plumes of black smoke into the sky- enough smoke that it is visible on weather satellite imagery. It is suspected that the fires are fueled by long-forgotten buried oil or petrol tanks, but whether the blasts were sparked by regional unrest, or by accident remains unclear.