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Urgent: 2 mortar shells struck near Russian embassy in Damascus

Xinhua, October 13, 2015 Adjust font size:

Two mortar rounds struck near the Russian embassy in the capital Damascus on Tuesday morning, just as supporters of Russia gather to hail Moscow's military intervention in Syria, an eyewitness told Xinhua. Enditem