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IS suicide bombers attack crowds fleeing last redoubt: SDF spokesman

AFP  |  Beirut 

The Islamic State group Friday launched three coordinated suicide attacks targeting crowds leaving their embattled last redoubt in eastern Syria, killing six people, a for the force battling the jihadists said.

"A suicide bomber hid among those fleeing and blew himself up, killing at least six of those who wanted to get out" of the last redoubt in the village of Baghouz, a for the Syrian told AFP.

Two others blew themselves up near SDF positions, causing light wounds, said.

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First Published: Fri, March 15 2019. 23:55 IST