As informs Agency Reuters referring to the Syrian military source, the Syrian government forces repelled the attack of militants “Islamic state” (organization banned in Russia), who tried to seize the territory along the road linking Aleppo with other governorates.
“They tried to attack up this road, but were repulsed and suffered heavy losses,” — said the source Agency.
According to the Syrian monitoring centre for human rights, which also leads to Reuters, government troops recaptured one of four employed by fighters of positions along the track.
That government, the Syrian army regained control of the only road linking Aleppo with the rest of the provinces, was reported by military source RIA Novosti. “The army repulsed the track Asia — Hanser the militants. However, the road is still blocked. In the North Hanser still in the fight, from where terrorists can fire on the road”, — said the Agency interlocutor.
Earlier in the Monday edition of Al Masdar, with reference to its correspondent in Damascus reported that the only supply route for the Syrian army in Aleppo was cut by rebel group “Jund al-Aqsa”. According to the newspaper, the rebels made a sudden attack on the positions of government troops in the village of Rasm al-Nafel.
Al Masdar said that the Syrian army is planning a counterattack to return control over the terrain. Later the newspaper reported that the Syrian government sent reinforcements to push the rebels from their positions.