Information Minister: Explosion at Syrian television causes no casualties
Azerbaijan, Baku, Aug.6 /Trend, A.Taghiyeva /
There are no casualties as a result of an explosion at the Syrian state television, Syrian state news agency Sana quotes the country's Information Minister Omran Al-Zoubi as saying on Monday.
The minister said that several employees of the television slightly injured as a result of the explosion.
Anti-government protests have continued in Syria for more than a year.
According to UN, the total number of victims of the conflict in Syria has exceeded 17,000 people. About 230,000 people became refugees. About three million people are in need of humanitarian assistance. The Syrian authorities say that they oppose the well-armed militants.