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Qaeda in Syria confirms death of spokesman

Qaeda in Syria confirms death of spokesman

Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate confirmed on Wednesday the death of its spokesman Abu Firas al-Suri in a US air strike earlier this week.

Syria's Qaeda spokesman killed as army pushes anti-IS advance

Syria's Qaeda spokesman killed as army pushes anti-IS advance

Air strikes have killed several Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Nusra Front members including its spokesman and regime forces have retaken a strategic town from the Islamic State group in the latest setbacks for jihadists in Syria.