Badreddine: a Hezbollah chief mysterious in life and death

Members and supporters of Lebanon's Shiite militant group Hezbollah, carry the coffin of top Hezbollah commander Mustafa Badreddine who was killed in an attack in Syria at the martyrs' cemetery in Beirut on May 13, 2016The killing of the enigmatic military chief of Lebanon’s Hezbollah remained shrouded in mystery Friday, with his powerful Shiite militant movement giving out no information. Mustafa Badreddine was in a warehouse near Damascus airport when it was rocked by a blast on Thursday night, a Syrian security source said. The Syrian army controls the area, and Iranian and Hezbollah fighters are also present in force.

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