Syrian military chief killed in clashes (6)

Irish Examiner 2014.05.18 17:36
The head of SyriaБ─(tm)s air defences has been killed in clashes near the capital, Damascus, one of a few high-ranking military officers to be killed in the countryБ─(tm)s civil war. Lieutenant General Hussein Ishaq died yesterday as rebels attacked a Syrian air defence base near the town of Mleiha, a government official said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also confirmed IshaqБ─(tm)s death.
DEFENCE, HUSSEIN, OBSERVATORY, REBEL, CLASH, PROXIMITY, Syria, United Kingdom