Speed News Desk | Updated on: 14 February 2017, 12:46 IST
The Kurdish-dominated Hassakeh province of Syria was devastated on 9 December as three car bombs exploded in the area. The incident claimed 15 lives and left dozens more injured.
- The explosions took place near a medical center and in a crowded market at Tal Tamr town. Large amount of explosives were filled inside the vehicles, as per an Indian Express report.
- No terror outfit has claimed responsibility of the attack till now.
- However, the Kurdish fighting force or YPG, which is in control of the Tal Tamr town, has been fighting the Islamic State since a long time.
- As per reports, a strategically important town in the central province of Homs was also seized by the Islamic State terrorists earlier on 9 December.