Idlib – At least four persons were killed, on Sunday, in a suicide attack on the headquarters of Ahrar al-Sham Movement, in Tal al-Tawkan Village, east of Idlib, a source told Enab Baladi News.
The source said that two suicide bombers, wearing explosive belts, blew up themselves, this morning, in the headquarters of ‘Lions of Islam Brigade’, which belongs to Ahrar al-Sham Movement, in the eastern countryside of Saraqib City.
The suicide attack resulted in the killing of at least four persons, including the movement’s resources official Mahrous al-Khatib, in addition to wounding many others.
The source also revealed that the deaths are expected to increase due to the severity of the casualties’ injuries that were transferred to Saraqib Hospital, while suggested that the attack was launched by the Islamic State group.
However, no entity or group claimed responsibility for the suicide attack until now.
Ahrar al-Sham Movement is widely deployed in Idlib Province, northern countryside of Hama, northern and western countryside of Aleppo, countryside of Damascus and Daraa.