Syrian Troops Continue Operation in Idlib

Syrian Army’s new Idlib offensive aims to create pocket at strategic town/almasdarnews

Yesterday, the Syrian army, with the support of Russian aviation, began the second phase of the operation against militants in the southeast of Idlib province. During the offensive, Syrian militias freed a Tall al Khaznah, Luwaybidah. In the foreseeable future, the SAA plans to strengthen the assault and surround the enemy in the city of Maarat al-Numan.

As a result of yesterday’s clashes west of Tel Tamr (Hasakah Prov.), Turkish troops and their allies captured the town from the Kurds Al-Arishah.

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation announced the establishment of a new air base in the city of El-Kamyshly (Hasakah Prov.). Several helicopters arrived here from Khmeimim (Prov. Latakia). Meanwhile, another patrol of Russian and Turkish troops marched along the Syrian-Turkish border in the northeast of the Syrian Republic. SAA, in turn, deployed its troops in the Ain Divar (Hasakah Prov.), Located northeast of the city of Al-Malikiya.

15. 11. 2019, 00:12