Syrian Defense Minister Daoud Rajha is seen in an undisclosed location in this undated file handout distributed by Syrian News Agency (SANA) on July 18, 2012. Daoud Rajha was killed by a bomb which exploded during a meeting of ministers and security officials at a national security building in Damascus on July 18, 2012, state television said. UPI
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