Syrian Prime Minister Survives Assassination Attempt

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The Syrian state media report that Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi has survived a bomb attack against his convoy in the capital of Damascus. There are unconfirmed reports that his bodyguard and others were killed by what is said to have been a car bomb. Patrick McDonnell is in Beirut, Lebanon for the Los Angeles Times.

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Guest:
Patrick McDonnell - Los Angeles Times - @mcdneville

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Warren Olney

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Evan George, Katie Cooper, Anna Scott