At least 15 people have been killed and some 50 others injured in a car bomb explosion that ripped through an area near the Syrian capital city of Damascus.
The bomb went off next to a bakery on Rawda Street in the Jaramana district, 10 kilometers (6 miles) southeast of Damascus, on Monday, Syria’s state-run television reported.
The report added that women and children were among the casualties.
On August 28, At least 27 people lost their lives when a bomb hit a funeral procession in Jaramana.
Syria has been experiencing unrest since March 2011.
Damascus says outlaws, saboteurs, and armed terrorists are the driving factor behind the unrest and deadly violence while the opposition accuses the security forces of being behind the killings.
The Syrian government says that the chaos is being orchestrated from outside the country and accuses Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Turkey of arming the opposition.