Interior Minister Mohammad al-Rahmoun affirmed that the terrorist attack on a bus which took place on Wednesday morning at Jisr al-Rais area in Damascus “came after eliminating terrorism from most of the Syrian territory and those who plotted this coward attack wanted to inflict harm on the largest possible number of citizens.”
In a statement to the national al-Suriya TV Channel, Rahmoun affirmed that those who were behind the attack will be pursued, adding “We will continue to pursue terrorists who committed this heinous crime wherever they are.”
Earlier on Wednesday morning, 14 people were martyred and two others were injured in a terrorist attack with two explosive devices on a bus in Jisr al-Rais area in Damascus.
A bomb attack on a military bus carrying at the President Bridge in Damascus killed 14 people and injured others.
The blast resulted from the explosion of two explosive devices attached to a military bus at the President Bridge in Damascus on Wednesday morning.