Nusra Front captures US-made weapons in Idlib

Al-Qaeda-linked group says they have seized weapons from Washington-backed rebel forces in Deir Sonbol.

    Fighters from the al-Qaeda-linked al-Nusra Front say they have captured US made weapons from rebel forces in Deir Sonbol , a town in Idlib.

    The town was an important stronghold for the Washington-backed Syrian Revolutionary Front, but fell to al-Nusra after intense fighting at the weekend. 

    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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