Twin bombings in Damascus suburb

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Added On June 12, 2016

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday condemned an "appalling" deadly terrorist attack near a shrine in a Damascus suburb in Syria, reportedly killing several civilians, including women and children.    
 
Saturday's attack carried out near the Sayyidah Zaynab shrine in a Damascus suburb.
 
At least 12 people were killed in the double bomb attack.
 
ISIL claimed responsibility for the attacks via an online post.
 
Sayyidah Zaynab has seen several deadly exposition over the past few months, in which over 100 people were either killed or wounded. 
 
The Sayyidah Zaynab contains a key Islamic Shiite tomb, which became a center of religious studies of the adherents of the Shiite sect of Islam and a destination of mass pilgrimage by Shiite Muslims from across the Muslim world.