BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:30 P.M.) – A massive blast was reported inside the provincial capital of the Idlib Governorate this afternoon.
According to local observers, the blast occurred near the city-center of Idlib and is believed to have been caused by an IED.
No further details have been released at this time.
Earlier today, a commander from Faylaq Al-Sham survived an assassination attempt in northern Idlib after an IED targeted his vehicle inside the town of Salqin.
No group claimed responsibility for this attempted assassination.