Units of the Syrian Arab Army continued their operations against the concentrations and areas of the spread of terrorist organizations in the vicinity of the cities of Saraqeb, Ma’rat al-Numan and a number of villages in Idlib countryside and in the town of Zarba, south of Aleppo city.
The following report by the Syrian Ikhbariya news channel sheds more light on the latest developments:
Transcript of the English translation of the above report:
Units of the Syrian Arab Army carried out intensive and precise strikes on the terrorists’ fortifications, points of deployment, supply hubs and dens in the cities of Ma’rat al-Numan and Saraqeb, and their surroundings in the southern countryside of Idlib.
Al-Ikhbariya correspondent reported that artillery fire and tank strikes were carried out by army units against the concentrations and areas of the terrorists’ deployment in the villages and towns of Deir al-Sharqi, Deir al-Gharbi, Mas’ran, Ihssim, Hantonitin, Marshmarin, Marashorin, and Kafr Roma in the same countryside.
The reporter explained that the shootings and intensive strikes destroyed engineering fortifications and dens for terrorists and left a number of them dead and injured.
About 20 kilometers south of Aleppo city, an army unit dealt with intensive strikes against fortifications and terrorist movements in the town of Zarba and the vicinity of Aleppo-Damascus road near the town, they suffered casualties in personnel and equipment.
Terrorist groups belonging to Jabhat al-Nusra and the Turkistan Party and other terrorist organizations are scattered in a number of villages and towns in the southern and western countryside of Aleppo which takes civilians as human shields and attacks Aleppo city and nearby safe areas with rocket-propelled grenades, resulting in civilian martyrs and wounds.
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While the madmen Erdogan and Trump continue their breaching of international law in the region by aiding their terrorist organizations blatantly and arrogantly and assassinating the top leaders combating ISIS and other Al-Qaeda terrorist organizations, the Syrian Arab Army continue their military operation in northwest of Syria to free up to 3 million Syrians in Idlib from under al-Qaeda terrorists control and to secure the civilians in the provinces of Idlib, Aleppo, Hama, and Latakia.