Engineers in Syria repaired a gas pipeline, Monday, August 24, after what officials say may have been a terrorist attack caused a nationwide blackout.
READ MORE: An explosion on a pipeline in Syria caused a nationwide electricity blackout overnight.
State media shared images Monday of a large fire that officials said was located near the capital, Damascus.
The country’s oil minister said initial indications were that a terrorist attack may have caused the explosion.
The SANA state news service cited the electricity minister saying power is beginning to be restored in some provinces.