BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:45 P.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) recently killed a high ranking commander belonging to the Harakat Ahrar Al-Sham militant group in northern Hama.
The Ahrar Al-Sham commander, Abu Walid Kernaz, was reportedly positioned near the Syrian Army’s front-lines in northern Hama, when an artillery shell struck his positions this week.
As shown in the up close footage below, Abu Walid Kernaz was positioned near his vehicle, when shrapnel from the artillery shell hit him:
لحظة استهداف القيادي الارهابي ابو وليد كرناز بقذائف راجماتنا المباركة بريف حماة الشمالي الغربيسمعونا للجهنم
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Ahrar Al-Sham is one of the largest rebel groups currently fighting in northern Hama; they have vowed to defend all of the Idlib Governorate and their remaining positions in Latakia, Aleppo, and Hama.