US-backed Syrian Forces Push Deeper into Raqqa
Rojava News: SDF fighters captured the district of al-Mashalab
Raqqa: US-led coalition used against civilians phosphorous bombs. *GRAPHIC*
Decisive attack on ISIS in the battle for Raqqa
Palmyra: continues SAA+VKS offensive on the southest direction.
The Syrian Arab Army and its Allies continued their successfully military operations against the so-called Islamic State in the Homs province, advancing Southeastern of Palmyra city... Units of the Syrian Arab Army's 5th Corps, alongside with «Liwaa al-Quds» Brigades (Palestinian paramilitary) imposed full control over Tall Firi Mountaintop and its surrounding... Pushing further Southeastern of this site, Syrian Army managed to drive Isis out of Bir Abbasiyah area... Video footage published by Syrian Ministry of Defense, shows operations of the Syrian Army and its Allies, in recently recaptured «Zenoubia resort» area,as well as in «Bir Abbasiyah»...
Syrian Arab Army forces and their Allies continue their offensive in Palmyra countryside, that is aimed at reaching the besieged city of Deir ezzor... Syrian Arab Army's 5th Corps, backed by Palestinian paramilitary «Liwaa l-Quds»,the Iranian-Afghani «Liwaa Fatemiyoun» Brigades, and the National Defense Forces, made significant advance against the so-called Islamic State East of Palmyra, capturing the whole Mustadirah Mountain chain... As a result, Government forces have surrounded Arak Gas-Field and Arak Town from three different flanks... Both sites are crucial due to their strategic location along the Palmyra-Deir ez zor Highway...
The Syrian Army and Allies pushed Southeastern of Palmyra, capturing Zenoubia resort area, situated 4 k.m² East of Sukkari quarries... This allowed Government troops to reach the outskirts of Bir Abbasiyah...
The main goal of current Army's manoeuvres is to surround the Talilah reserve area, forcing the so-called Islamic State to leave it which, in turn, will make it possible for Syrian Army troops, to push further the East, towards T 3 Pumping Station...
Meanwhile South of Palmyra Syrian Army troops seized Tall Fari Mountaintop from the Isis Jihadists.The site is located 25 k.m² to East of Sawwana area... Helping Syrian Arab Army and Allies from the Air, are the Russian Air force, whose fighter Jets and attack Helicopters, keep non-stop targeting Isis positions, gatherings, and reinforcements moving to the area from Sukhnah Town... Russian ANNA News agency, released a video, showing Liwaa Al-Quds,alongside Liwaa Fatemiyoun soldiers on the hills that overlooks Arek area...
Battle goes on: Syrian pro-govt forces in action after US airstrike
Syrian forces in outskirts of al-Tanf after US shoots down drone
US forces down pro-Damascus drone
The Syrian Arab Army backed by Allied forces, managed to regain control of the strategic Dakwah Hilltop, after around of fierce clashes with the U.S-Backed and F.S.A-Affiliated rebel factions... Located some 60 k.m² to the East of Dakwah, at a height of 920 meters, the Dakwah Hilltop several as a major bastion for the so-called Islamic State, but then was taken over by F.S.A-Affiliated fact, when Idis were forced to withdraw at the beginning of the year... Despite repeated warnings and several US Air raids against the Syrian Army in Southeastern Syria, the Government forces keep up their offensive efforts,and score ever more gains in the Desert area, both against the Isis and groups in allegiance with the F.S.A... The footage was published by the Syrian Ministry of Defence and shows, the Syrian Army targeting and storming F.S.A held positions on the Hill, with Mechanized troops and infantry charging against the enemy lines...
Syrian Army, Hezbollah reaches border with Iraq for the first time in years
Late on Friday afternoon, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA), Hezbollah and allied Iraqi paramilitary contingents dashed through southeastern Homs and reached an Iraqi border point, thus slicing adrift the frontline between rebel forces based in the Al-Tanf region and ISIS militants in the neighboring Deir Ezzor governorate. Unopposed by the US Airforce and its vetted Syrian proxies, the SAA and its allies drove through over 40 kilometers of abandoned desert territory and managed to link up with an Iraqi garrison across the border.
The advance was confirmed by the Russian Ministry of Defense and an Hezbollah-linked outlet moments ago
Effectively, the SAA is now able to reopen trade between Damascus and Baghdad. Government forces have not controlled any parts of the largely ISIS-controlled border with Iraq since 2014. In addition, Hezbollah is now able to be supplied with weapons from Tehran via an all-important land route. Previously, the Lebanese group relied on complicated airlifts for new armaments.
The Syrian Arab Army and Hezbollah control 113 k.m² of territory along the Syrian-Lebanese border, from Ma'bar Al-Jadidah in Southeastern Damascus to Jaroud Falita in the Al-Qalamoun Mountains, the Syrian Army and Hezbollah control this large stretch of rugged territory that borders Lebanon's Beqa'a Governorate... The Hezbollah tool cotrol of the small village of Sabna in the Al-Zabadani Mountains of West Damascus, and were able to seizing a lot of weapons and ammunitions, and Two Battle-Tank, one BMP, and one ZSU-23-2 Anti-Aircraft gun Shilka (2×23mm auto cannons AZP-23)... While all the official Lebanese border-crossing are under Syrian Army control, the Jihadist-rebels of Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham and others groups, and the so-called Islamic State forces, have some entry points they use in the Al-Qalamoun Mountains, near the Qarah Barrens... The Syrian Army and Hezbollah are working to clear hese entry points in the Al-Qalamoun Mountains;However the Syrian Army are restricted from crossing into the Lebanon,so they are forced to rely on the Lebanese Army...
Ninepeople injured in rocket attacks by armed groups in Daraa
Damascus: Additional footage of SAA offensive in the eastern countryside
Suicide bombing claims 20 lives in Iraq’s Karbala city
The battle for Mosul continues as civilians continue to suffer
Iraqi forces to capture last ISIS hideout in Mosul
At the frontline of the battle for western Mosul. Filmed by an Iraqi special forces soldier
Reactions of the residents of Mosul to the take over of liberated areas by the security forces
Mosul: US-led coalition used against civilians phosphorous bombs. *GRAPHIC*
IDPs from Tal Afar tell of horrors under ISIS rule
Germany sounds warning on Iraqi Kurds' independence vote
Russian Air Force Hunts down Scores of ISIL Terrorists' Tanks, Vehicles in Syria
Homs: Syrian Soldiers Continue to Advance against ISIL towards Deir Ezzur
Syrian Warplanes Hit ISIL's Positions Hard as Ground Forces Advance towards Raqqa
Iran Captures 41 More ISIL Terrorists in 4 Provinces
Syrian Gov't Forces Kick off Large-Scale Anti-Terrorism Operation in Dara'a
ISIL's Large-Scale Offensives on Syrian Army Positions in Deir Ezzur Repulsed