Incident Summary:

11/30/2019: Assailants attacked Syrian Army positions in Ejaz, Idlib, Syria. There were an unknown number of casualties in the ensuing clash. Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham claimed responsibility for the incident in conjunction with Ansar al-Tawhid and Incite the Believers. Separately, the National Liberation Front (NLF-Syria) also claimed responsibility for the attack.

GTD ID:
201911300029

When:
2019-11-30

Country:
Syria

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Idlib

City:
Ejaz

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Syrian Army
Specific Description Forces
Nationality of Target Syria
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Projectile (rockets, mortars, RPGs, etc.)
Unknown
Weapon Details
Tanks and armored vehicles were used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) No
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) Yes
Alternate Designation (more) Insurgency/Guerilla Action
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Ansar al-Tawhid No
Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Posted to website, blog, etc.)
National Liberation Front (NLF-Syria) Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Posted to website, blog, etc.)
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties Unknown
Total Number of Fatalities Unknown
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured Unknown
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Syrian army repels attack from militants in Idlib province," Trend News (English), November 30, 2019.
"Terrorism Digest: 1-2 Dec 19," BBC Monitoring, December 2, 2019.
"Syrian outlets report clashes in Idlib Province," BBC Monitoring, November 30, 2019.