Oil workers killed in Islamic State attack in Syria

Several oil workers were killed by the Islamic State (IS) in eastern Syria today.

IS fighters ambushed two buses carrying the workers back from work in the al-Kharata oil field in the southwest of the Deir ez-Zor province. Ten were killed and another was injured, Syria’s official news outlet SANA reported.

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