BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:15 P.M.) – Deir Ezzor’s military airport has been struck by an ISIS suicide bombing after a militant belonging to the terrorist group managed to enter the military site without alerting base authorities.

According to reports, an Islamic State fighter of Chechen origin, dressed up as a Russian solider and speaking Russian to the Syrian guards at the gate, managed to bypass the airbase’s security.

After entering the base, the ISIS suicide bomber approached a grouping of Syrian Arab Army soldiers and then detonated a vest bomb.

A preliminary casualty report puts Syrian Army losses at one solider killed and 2 injured as a result of the attack.

Updates to follow.

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John Marks
2017-11-13 16:30

No wonder the Russians beat up the Chechen republic. What a sh*thole of mad fanatics Chechenya must be.

2017-11-13 17:47
Reply to  John Marks

Chechnians have a typically Central Asian macho tribal culture. Honour is king in such cultures.
Combine that with a toxic religious zeal (Wahhabism) and you have bat-s**t crazy!