Syrian opposition retakes territory captured in regime offensive

Author: SYED TAUSIEF AUSAFID: 1515880480399416000Mon, 2018-01-15 03:52JEDDAH: A counterattack by Syrian opposition groups in northwest Idlib province has recaptured several villages, taken prisoners and liberated more than two-thirds of the territory captured by regime forces.

The push by factions including the radical Levant Liberation Committee slowed an offensive launched two weeks ago by Assad regime troops, Iranian militias and Russian jets toward the Abu Zuhour air base, which has been held by the opposition since 2015.Main category: Middle-EastTags: SyriaCivil war...
19 Published By - arabnews - 2018.01.13. 23:00
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