Explosion in Azaz: Gang commander Abu Almot dead - UPDATED

An explosion occurred in Turkish state occupied Azaz at noon today. High ranking Sultan Murad Brigade Commander Abu Almot died in the explosion.

An explosive laden vehicle was detonated at the checkpoint of Sultan Murad Brigade near the Ehli Hospital.

According to initial reports, Sultan Murad Brigade Commander Abu Almot died in the explosion and there are many other casualties.

Local sources said the invading Turkish state has a military post 300 meters from the explosion site.