The scene of an Islamic State attack targeting a bus transporting soldiers in Syria. Photo: SANA / AFP The scene of an Islamic State attack targeting a bus transporting soldiers in Syria. Photo: SANA / AFP
The scene of an Islamic State attack targeting a bus transporting soldiers in Syria. Photo: SANA / AFP

Islamic State claims responsibility for Syria bus ambush that killed 37 soldiers

  • A statement by IS’ propaganda arm Amaq said its fighters had ‘ambushed a bus transporting apostate Nusayri army elements’
  • The vehicle was targeted ‘with heavy weapons’ and ‘multiple explosive devices’, the statement said

Topic |   War and conflict
The scene of an Islamic State attack targeting a bus transporting soldiers in Syria. Photo: SANA / AFP The scene of an Islamic State attack targeting a bus transporting soldiers in Syria. Photo: SANA / AFP
The scene of an Islamic State attack targeting a bus transporting soldiers in Syria. Photo: SANA / AFP
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