The media learned about the seizure by fighters of positions of Syrian forces in southern Aleppo


Representatives of radical groups, “Front EN-Nusra” (banned in Russia) and “Jund al-Aqsa” recaptured the Syrian government forces several positions in southern Aleppo. About it writes Reuters with reference to the Syrian monitoring centre for human rights, based in the UK

Islamists seized control over the village of al-AIS, as well as two peaks in the area. Human rights activists reported a large number of victims in the collision, but did not give the exact number of victims.

On the eve of the Iranian news Agency Fars reported that the Syrian army handed over the group of “Jaish al-Fatah” the strategic heights in the North of Latakia province. The newspaper’s sources in the government army said that the incident is connected with the counter-attack of hundreds of fighters who are supported by a massive fire Turkish artillery. The departure from the height of al-gain, which the army of President Bashar al-Assad took 10 days ago, in Damascus called a “tactical retreat”.

On Monday, the Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria created by the Ministry of defense of Russia, has recorded eight cases of ceasefire violation. “During the day, the cessation of hostilities was violated eight times: (in the province of Hama — two, Aleppo and Idlib — three). Continue shelling the cities and towns FOIA and Capria in Idlib province”, — told the Agency.