Palmyra

Update 15 Syrian army troops killed in Daesh attack on military bus near Palmyra

15 Syrian army troops killed in Daesh attack on military bus near Palmyra

  • Daesh cells “attacked a military bus” in the Palmyra desert, “killing 15 soldiers and wounding 18 others,” the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said
  • The majestic ancient city of Palmyra, a World Heritage site, became the scene of public executions, where Daesh also blew up ancient monuments and looted other treasures
By AFP ·