Hezbollah confirms top commander was killed in an attack in Syria

By REUTERS
May 13, 2016 07:51

BEIRUT - Lebanon's Hezbollah said top commander Mustafa Badreddine was killed in an attack targeting one of its bases near Damascus airport.


The group said in a statement it was working to "define the nature of the explosion and its cause, and whether it was the result of an air strike, or missile (attack) or artillery."


It did not say when the attack happened


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