Report: Shooting erupts near PM's office in Damascus
Shooting erupted between the Syrian army and rebels near the prime minister's office in Damascus on Wednesday, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.


"A shootout is taking place between the military and rebels in the Mazzeh district behind the prime minister's office and 100 meters from a new Iranian embassy building that is still under construction," Observatory director Rami Adbel Rahman told AFP. (AFP)