Yesterday, in the north of Aleppo province, the confrontation between pro-Turkish militants and Kurdish forces intensified. Kurds fired at enemy positions in the area of the cities of Azaz, Mari and Kafr Kalbin. Also, Kurdish forces tried to storm the positions of militants south-west of Azaz, but the enemy managed to repel the attack. The artillery of the Turkish army, in turn, shelled the Kurds in the village Ash Shaykh Isa.
Meanwhile, Syrian militias fired on militant positions in the city of Kafr Nabl, as well as in a few in the south of Idlib province.
In the evening, air defense systems on the territory of the Russian airbase Khmeimim (prov. Latakia) were put on alert and shot down two militant drones.
Fox News announced the creation of a new Iranian military base between the cities of Abu Kamal (Prov. Deir ez-Zor) and Al-Qaim (Iraq).