BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:05 A.M.) – Major General Issam Zahreddine was honored in his ancestral home of Al-Sweida, today, in front of a large crowd of soldiers and civilians at the provincial stadium.
The funeral procession commemorated General Zahreddine and his military achievements that dated as far back as two decades ago.
Video footage from the funeral procession below:
The prominent Syrian general was killed earlier this week while conducting a special operation at Saqr Island in Deir Ezzor – he was 56 years old at the time of his death.
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