Terrorist group «Hayat Tahrir al-sham», previously subordinate to al-Qaida took control of the Syrian city of Idlib, the administrative center of the homonymous province.
Jihadists knocked from group «Ahrar al-sham», which two days earlier had concluded a truce. Convoys of fighters of «Ahrar al-sham» are headed South of Idlib province.
Intense fighting between two Islamist groups opposed to the Assad regime, continued for several days. Were they near the border crossing of Bab al-Hawa in Turkey leading the way.
As reported by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the jihadists set on the roads, the checkpoints not to allow the population to leave the city. In Idlib also exploded two car bombs. At least one person was killed and about 30 were injured.