Terrorism & Insurgency

Hayat Tahrir al-Sham reports assassination of commander in Syria's Aleppo

02 February 2018

IN A STATEMENT released on 26 January via Telegram, the Hayat Tahrir al-Sham-affiliated Iba News Agency reported that one of the group's senior commanders - identified as Atiyatallah - had been assassinated by unidentified assailants in an unspecified location in the western countryside of Syria's Aleppo governorate earlier that day, BBC Monitoring reported. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.





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