20 killed in suicide attacks at Homs security building

Update 3.08pm: The death toll from attacks on two security locations in the central Syrian city of Homs has risen to at least 30 people.

Earlier: More than 20 people were killed when suicide attackers targeted a security building in the central Syrian city of Homs.

The governor of Homs Province, Talal Barzani, said there were three blasts, killing more than 20 people, and wounding many others.

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group reported at least 14 people were killed.

Homs is Syria's third-largest city and largely in the control of the government.

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