A powerful blast occurred last night in the town of Harasta, eight kilometers from Damascus. The bomb was planted by terrorists in the underground facilities in the vicinity of one of the intelligence buildings.
According to the preliminary information eight servicemen including Brigadier General whose name is not reported were killed. According to Inside Syria Media Center, the terrorists act was committed by Fajr-Ummah terrorist group, which doesn’t join ceasefire agreement.
It is not the first time when the Syrian government representative is assassinated as a result of terrorist’s actions. On January 14, the Syrian General Ahmad al Ghadban, reconciliation coordinator in Wadi Barada was also assassinated. Syrian authorities blamed Jabhat Fateh al-Sham terrorist group for killing al Ghadban.