Association for Defending Victims of Terrorism – Almayadeen reported, the terrorist attack targets civilians who were picking truffles in the countryside of Homs.
ISIS attack leaves 53 civilians dead in quake-struck Syria
Syrian newspaper Al-Watan reported on Friday that 53 Syrian civilians, who were collecting truffles, were killed in a terrorist attack by ISIS in the southeast of the city of Al-Sukhna, in the eastern countryside of Homs.
ISIS militants attacked on Friday evening civilians with light and medium-grade weapons while they [civilians] were searching for truffles in the desert lands of Badia Al-Sukhna, Russian news agency Sputnik reported.
The agency added that the “terrorists targeted the civilians with a barrage of machine-gun fire from a nearby area.”
Sources told the news agency that the victims were 53 civilians, in addition to a military officer and two members of the “Global Work Safety” Department of the Syrian Interior Ministry.
ISIS terrorists attack civilians while they are suffering from earthquakes.