Syria crisis: Suicide attack sparks fears of new ISIS terror campaign after US withdrawal

ISIS has launched a suicide attack in its former Syrian stronghold of Raqqa, sparking fears the bloodthirsty terror group is planning a fresh onslaught in the wake of a US troop withdrawal and military offensive by Turkey.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said two ISIS fighters armed with guns, grenades and explosive belts launched a “violent attack” on Kurdish security forces in the war-ravaged town. The Raqqa attack ended when the ISIS militants detonated their suicide belts after being surrounded, according to the London-based monitoring group which relies on a network of sources inside Syria.

There were no immediate reports of casualties among security forces. ISIS claimed...
source: Express

2019-10-09 18:32
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