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Syria car bomb kills 30, separate blast rocks capital

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A suicide car bombing in central Syria killed at least 30 people, a watchdog said, also reporting a powerful blast in Damascus, as the Arab League said UN efforts to end the conflict had failed to bring even a "glimmer" of hope. 

Syrian National Defense force women inspect a car in Wadi al-Dahab in the Syrian city of Homs, on January 21, 2013. A suicide car bombing in central Syria killed at least 30 people on Monday, a watchdog said, also reporting a powerful blast in Damascus, as the Arab League said UN efforts to end the conflict had failed to bring even a "glimmer" of hope.

The United Nations said it would conduct a major humanitarian operation in the war-torn country, with its mission to Syria describing the need for it as "enormous", having found people in dire need of medical and alimentary aid.

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