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Car Bombs, Mortar Attacks Kill Nearly 50 in Syria

More then 50 people have been killed in bomb and mortar attacks in two Syrian cities.In the besieged city of Homs, a car bomb blast in a mainly Alawite neighborhood killed 36 people. An official said Tuesday's bombing also wounded more than 85 people, most of them civilians.Meanwhile, in the capital, Damascus, mortar shells killed at least 12 people and injured 50 others in the al-Shaghour section. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at 17.Syria's...

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