Latest News

February 10, 2012 8:46 PM

U.S. officials: Al Qaida behind Syria bombings

The Iraqi branch of al Qaida, seeking to exploit the bloody turmoil in Syria to reassert its potency, carried out two recent bombings in the Syrian capital, Damascus, and likely was behind suicide bombings Friday that killed at least 28 people in the largest city, Aleppo, U.S. officials told McClatchy.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Fans enjoyed Rolex Cross Country event despite rain 01:10

Fans enjoyed Rolex Cross Country event despite rain

Olorda wins Bewitch Stakes at Keeneland 03:30

Olorda wins Bewitch Stakes at Keeneland

Douglass Park Centennial 01:15

Douglass Park Centennial

Newtown Pike extension drone footage 01:16

Newtown Pike extension drone footage

Nyquist final training before Derby 01:15

Nyquist final training before Derby

How to make a mint julep 00:38

How to make a mint julep

Nyquist is ready for Kentucky Derby 02:56

Nyquist is ready for Kentucky Derby

Chelsea Clinton visits Lexington 02:25

Chelsea Clinton visits Lexington

Thursday's Keeneland feature race 01:44

Thursday's Keeneland feature race

Searching for contraband at Kentucky Derby 01:22

Searching for contraband at Kentucky Derby

Wednesday's Keeneland feature race 02:04

Wednesday's Keeneland feature race

Beshear accuses Bevin of bullying 01:07

Beshear accuses Bevin of bullying

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos