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We're watching his continued breaking developments out of Syria today a deadly -- has ripped to the country's second largest city yet again at least thirty more people are dead.
-- -- library Middle East bureau how sophisticated where these bombings Lehman.
Well very sophisticated -- on on a number of levels these were coordinated attacks the bombs themselves.
Went off within minutes of each other the bombers were also able to get into a highly secured area there in a lot -- near a military compound.
Big red results are incredibly devastating as you book it is video off of the Syrian state TV bombs themselves.
We're very large killed dozens of people and then also injured hundreds more this seems that we're -- office Syrian state TV.
Really look like some of the same images that you saw from those rebel videos that what is happening inside his military combat same kind of damage that we saw from that massive shelling.
By the Syrian government because this is a sophisticated -- it really points to foreign jihadist groups behind this attack rather than these home -- Rebels back to address if that's the case Lehman which side does that help more can you say.
Well so far you've heard this narrative from the Syrian government which says effectively.
-- all of these attacks in this entire uprising has been quote foreign terrorists meaning Jihad groups out it is affiliates.
And loyalist from places like Libya.
And rock -- we see more and more of these attacks from those kinds of groups.
Rather than attacks from -- homegrown Syrian free army.
It complicates the US in the west narrative so long we've heard a side evil rebels good suddenly things looked.
Much much more complicated that means they're harder to solve and of course that means more civilians end up dying in this violence that keeps going.
Back and forth in Syria and sometimes we lose the fact of the big picture what are the reports of those killed.
Since this war started -- -- -- talking we're north of 20000.
People -- and not only do you have the people killed you have the civilians also have.
Syrian soldiers killed more thousands of Syrian rebels kill bit.
We're talking about hundreds of thousands of refugees people who have left their homes -- only their clothes on their back in Turkey.
Right now there's about a 100000.
People inside -- refugee camps and we are now approaching winter up on the northern border of Syria it is going to get.
Very very tough.
For the Syrian refugees who are now.
In these tense as -- -- -- we're talking about temperatures now in the twenties it will go down -- and also snow up in the northern mountains there in Syria and something to watch and we will thank you Leland -- that are live in Jerusalem there today.
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