Syria, 10 August. The attack of drones of militants on “Khmeimim” was reflected by Russian air defense systems. Interethnic clashes in the ranks of SDF occur in Rakka. “An-Nusra” announced the liquidation of the “sleeping cell” IS1 in Idlib, reports the military source of the Federal News Agency (FAN) in Syria, Ahmad Marzouq (Ahmad Marzouq).
Briefly about the outcome of the confrontation.
The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and allied forces: they transferred Hezbollah troops from Deir ez Zor to Aleppo. “Tahrir Al-Sham”: made an attempt to attack the airbase “Khmeimim” in the west of Latakia with the help of drones; announced the arrest of six IS terrorists south-east of Idlib; was hit by the forces of the SAR in the north of the province of Ham. Kurds: preparing for the assault on the town of Hajin in the south-eastern part of Deir ez Zor; suffered losses as a result of internecine strikes south-west of Rakki.
The militants of Islamist formations, whose detachments are stationed on the border between Idlib and Latakia provinces, again attempted to strike at the Russian airbase “Khmeimim”, using combat drones. According to a military source in the social network Twitter (QalaatAlMudiq), the drones of Islamists were shot down by the anti-aircraft defense complexes of the Russian Federation in the vicinity of the settlement of Jabla before they managed to approach the military airfield. According to the Russian Center for the reconciliation of the warring parties, “Khmeimim” functions in a planned mode. Thus, the jihadists of the terrorist group “Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham” again provoke the government forces to resort to retaliation.
Deir ez Zor Province.
The Kurdish Twitter channel (VivaRevolt) declares that the “Democratic forces of Syria” (SDF) are preparing to storm the city of Hajin, located in the south-east of the province. Recall, these territories are occupied by jihadists of the “Islamic state” 1. During previous clashes, the Kurds did not advance in this area, despite the help of an international coalition led by the United States.
Meanwhile, government forces continue to pull forces to the north-west of the Syrian Arab Republic (SAR). According to a military source on Twitter (DeirEzzoreNow), 12 buses carrying Lebanese warlords from Hezbollah left Deir ez Zor and headed towards Aleppo province. According to unconfirmed reports, later transferred units of Hezbollah will take part in the operation to clear the territories at the junction of the provinces of Ham, Idlib and Latakia.
Province of Idlib.
Members of the anti-government coalition “Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham”, headed by “Djebhat An-Nusra” 1, announced the continuation of searches to eliminate the clandestine cells of the “Islamic state”. As the military source (dimashq.now) reports on its Facebook page, the militants detained six IS terrorists who were hiding in the An-Nairab settlement south-east of Idlib. According to the Twitter-channel (HKaaman), IEDs, small arms and grenades were seized from the detainees. Let’s remind that the jihadists of the IS intensified on the territories of the province controlled by the Islamists “Tahrir Ash Sham” in February, after a large number of members of the ISIS1 fled from the Akerbatsky boiler in Hama under the onslaught of the Syrian Arab Army (AAA) and the RF Supreme Council.
Province of Racca.
It became known about the skirmishes that broke out in the ranks of the “Democratic forces of Syria” (SDF). As the Facebook channel (dimashq.now) reports, shootings occurred at one of the checkpoints near the Hunayda settlement south-west of the administrative center of the region. As a result of the clashes, at least one of the Kurdish fIShters was killed. What was the reason for the beginning of the armed confrontation is still unknown.
Recall that the city of Rakka has been under the control of the “democratic forces” since October last year, nevertheless, local residents still can not feel safe because the settlement was never cleaned from the IEDs laid by terrorists. The internecine conflicts of the Kurds also aggravate the situation.
There are again shooting in the northern part of the province of Hama. Militants of the armed opposition struck at the Christian settlement of Mharde, in response to which the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) opened fire on the positions of Islamists. Under the attack of the government forces and the National Defense Forces (NDF), the jihadist positions “Jebhat Fatah Al-Sham” 1 and “Jaysh Al-Izzy” near the villages of Al-Dagrouj and Al-Alayvi were found, Al Masdar news agency reported. News. At the same time, the SAR forces are shelling the defensive structures of the radicals in the area of the Tell Tellur peak in the Al-Gab valley. The military source in elegram (dorarsite) does not report about the damage caused to militants .