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Mortar round hits Vatican embassy in Damascus: Diplomat

AFP , Tuesday 5 Nov 2013

A mortar round hit the Vatican embassy in Damascus on Tuesday morning, damaging the building but causing no casualties, a diplomat told AFP.

"A mortar round fell this morning at 6:30 am (0430 GMT) on the embassy rooftop, causing only material damage," said the counsellor at the papal nunciature.

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