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Caption:  A Syrian officer is seen through the wreckage of a vehicle following an explosion in the Mazzeh district of the Syrian capital Damascus on April 29, 2013, which is believed to have targeted the prime minister's convoy. Syrian Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi escaped an assassination bid, surviving a blast that targeted his convoy in Damascus, Syrian state television reported. AFP PHOTO/ LOUAI BESHARA (Photo credit should read LOUAI BESHARA/AFP/Getty Images)
Caption:  A Syrian officer is seen through the wreckage of a vehicle following an explosion in the Mazzeh district of the Syrian capital Damascus on April 29, 2013, which is believed to have targeted the prime minister's convoy. Syrian Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi escaped an assassination bid, surviving a blast that targeted his convoy in Damascus, Syrian state television reported. AFP PHOTO/ LOUAI BESHARA (Photo credit should read LOUAI BESHARA/AFP/Getty Images)

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