Syrian fighter jets destroyed a column of terrorists in the province of Idlib
DAMASCUS, (BM) – Syrian air force planes destroyed a convoy of militants in the Jebel al-Zawiya region of southern Idlib, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Izvestia.
According to the portal, the blow was inflicted at a time when members of the Huras ad-Din group, associated with Al-Qaeda, were moving between the cities of Deir-Sunbul and El-Baraa.
The convoy also included members of the Turkestan Islamic Party, operating under the auspices of the Jebhat al-Nusra terrorist group.
Several terrorist vehicles were destroyed, including.
On June 8, it became known that Syrian government forces repelled an attack by militants in the south of the Idlib de-escalation zone in the SAR. Then the members of the “Jebhat al-Nusra” attempted to capture the settlement of Tanjar.
In February, Turkey lost at least 62 troops killed in Syria, nearly 100 soldiers were wounded, dozens of Turkish armored vehicles were destroyed and more than ten drones, including drone, were shot down. Washington has repeatedly accused Moscow of involvement in the deaths of Turkish soldiers, Russia rejects these allegations.
In early March, the presidents of Russia and Turkey, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, concluded an agreement according to which a ceasefire came into force in the Idlib de-escalation zone.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad later said that if the US and Turkish military did not leave the country, Damascus would be able to use force.
The reason for the Russian-Turkish negotiations was a sharp aggravation of the situation in Idlib, where in January a large-scale offensive by the Syrian army against the positions of the armed opposition and terrorists began.
Government forces recaptured nearly half of the Idlib de-escalation zone and left behind a number of Turkish observation posts. After that, Ankara sharply increased its military contingent in the region and launched the operation “Spring Shield” to push the Syrian troops. Turkey is also supported by militants loyal to it.
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