Syria: Aleppo Explosions Kill At Least 40, Activists Say

4 explosions ripped through a government-controlled district of Aleppo, Syria, early Wednesday, causing destruction and the deaths of at least 40 people, activists say.

Aleppo-based activist Mohammad Saeed told Al-Jazeera the blasts seemed to have been caused by car bombs. They were followed by clashes and heavy gunfire.

Source: NBC News/Wires