US drone strike kills 17 jihadists in NW Syria

Beirut (Lebanon) (AFP) – The US army said Thursday it carried out a drone strike against Al-Qaeda leaders in northwestern Syria near the Turkish border, killing 17 jihadists, according to a war monitor.The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said five civilians were also among those killed.”US Forces conducted a strike against a group of Al-Qaeda in Syria (AQ-S) senior leaders meeting near Idlib, Syria,” said Major Beth Riordan, the spokeswoman for United States Central Command (CENTCOM).”The removal of these AQ-S leaders will disrupt the terrorist organisation’s ability to further plot and ca…

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