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U.N. Believes Al-Qaeda Behind Damascus Bombings

May 19, 2012
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Photo: Reuters


UN Chief Blames al-Qaeda For Damascus Blasts — Al Jazeera

Ban Ki-moon says he believes group responsible for last week’s bombings in Syrian capital that left more than 50 dead.

Ban Ki-moon, the UN secretary-general, has said that he believes al-Qaeda was responsible for last week’s bombings in Damascus, the Syrian capital, that left more than 50 people dead.

“A few days ago there was a huge, serious, massive terrorist attack. I believe that there must be al-Qaeda behind it. This has created again very serious problems,” Ban said on Thursday.


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Al-Qaeda behind Syrian attacks – UN — Irish Times
The U.N. Thinks Al-Qaeda Is In Syria — The Atlantic
UN chief Ban Ki-moon links al-Qaida to Syria blasts — Times of India/Reuters
Ban Ki-moon says Al-Qaeda behind Damascus bombings — BBC
Ban Ki-moon boosts Assad by blaming al-Qaeda for Syria bombings — The Telegraph
Could Al Qaeda be infiltrating the Syrian uprising? — Carol J. Williams, L.A. Times