The Pentagon has confirmed that an airstrike in Syria targeted Abu Faraj al-Masri, a prominent al-Qaeda member who also formed part of the leadership of the Syrian rebel group formerly known as the al-Nusra Front. “U.S. forces conducted an airstrike today near Idlib, Syria, targeting Egyptian national Abu al-Faraj al-Masri, aka Ahmad Salamah Mabruk, one of Al […]
Al Nusra front Genral military commander Abu Humam al-Shami was killed in an airstrike in Idleb Al Jazeera reported. The airstrike targeted a meeting of the Al Qaeda linked al Nusra front commanders, according to the report This is ...
Senior commander in Syria’s rebranded al Qaeda affiliate, who was close to the global network’s top leader Ayman al-Zawahri, has been killed in an airstrike, the group said
Armed group announces death of Ahmed Salama Mabrouk in Syria, shortly after Pentagon says it targeted him near Idlib.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States targeted a prominent al Qaeda member in Syria with an air strike on Monday and was still assessing the results of the strike, a U.S. Defense Department official told Reuters.