29 killed in IS suicide bomber’s attack on rebel fighters in Syria
An explosion in a village in northwestern Syria near the border with Turkey killed at least 29 people including several Turkey-backed opposition fighters, Syrian activists said.
The attack, which was quickly claimed by the Islamic State group, underscored the complex layers of the Syrian conflict, where a civil war between Syrian president Bashar Assad’s forces and the rebels trying to oust him is taking place alongside a militant insurgency and an international war against IS.
Meanwhile, activists in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo said it was calmer yesterday after Syria’s military... read more
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