BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:30 A.M.) – A powerful explosion ripped through the heart of Afrin city after a bomb was detonated in front of a rebel base this morning.
According to local reports, a bomb was detonated in front of the Turkish-backed Ahrar Sharqiyah base in Afrin, causing a massive explosion that could be heard throughout the city.
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Several reports have indicated that the bombing caused a number of casualties, including three rebel fighters.
This latest bombing comes just days after ten people were killed by a twin car bombing in Afrin city.
More details to come…