At least 40 children Syrian children aged between 6 and 12 have been killed in a double suicide bombing at a school in the government-controlled city of Homs on Wednesday, October 1st.
40 Children Killed in Homs after Double Explosions  (3)
The suicide explosions occurred as children were leaving school – Ekremah al-Makhzoumi elementary school – at the end of classes on Wednesday, in a neighbourhood inhabited by minority Alawites, the sect that President Bashar al-Assad belongs to.

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