Official: Syrian opposition commander killed in bomb attack in Turkey

August 26, 2015 1:24 PM

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ANKARA, Turkey – A Turkish official says a Syrian opposition commander has died in a bomb attack in the Turkish city of Antakya, near the border with Syria.

Ercan Topaca, governor for Turkey's Hatay province, told Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency that Jamil Raadoun died of his wounds in a hospital Wednesday, hours after a bomb placed beneath his car exploded.

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