The leader of Ahrar al-Sham which is one of Syria’s most powerful insurgent groups has been killed in an explosion.
Hassan Abboud died along with 28 of the group’s top commanders at a meeting in the northwestern town of Ram Hamdan near the city of Idlib.
Human Rights watch reports that around 50 people died in the reported suicide bomb attack.
Ahrar al-Sham are hardline Islamists and one of the biggest rebel groups fighting the government of President Bashar al-Assad.
It has often clashed w…
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