Syrian, Russian Fighter Jets Strike Jeish Al-Fatah Positions in Southern Aleppo

Syrian, Russian Fighter Jets Strike Jeish Al-Fatah Positions in Southern Aleppo
Thu Aug 25, 2016 15:29:02

Russian and Syrian warplanes launched a number of combat flights over military academy buildings in the Southern part of Aleppo city, inflicting major losses and heavy casualties on Jeish al-Fatah terrorists.

Jeish al-Fatah's gatherings in Southwestern military academy were bombed heavily by the Russian and Syrian fighter jets, leaving scores of the militants dead or wounded and destroying several machinegun-equipped and armored vehicles.

In the meantime, Syrian army's artillery units shelled a column of Jeish al-Fatah's fighter leaving the battlefield in Southern part of Aleppo and killed or wounded scored of them.

Meantime on Wednesday, Syrian Army's artillery and missile units opened very heavy fire at Jeish al-Fatah's gatherings and forced them to hide in their positions without considerable movements to open their closed supply line from Aleppo to Khan Touman, military sources said.

"The Syrian government forces engaged in heavy fighting with Jeish al-Fatah terrorists near military academy buildings, in the meantime, heavy fire of army's artillery and missile units did not leave any chance for the terrorists to advance towards Um al-Qara'a hilltop," the sources said.

"Nine armored vehicles of Jeish al-Fatah were targeted and their crew was killed in the clashes in military academy buildings," they added.

"In the meantime, Syrian military forces fortified their positions in Um al-Qara'a which is the most important hilltop in the region for monitoring the supply roads of terrorists coming from Khan Touman to al-Rashedeen," they went on to say,

"Um al-Qara'a also overlooks the entire roads in al-Ramousiyeh and military academy buildings, including a road connecting al-Hekma school to Taslih academy building," the sources said, FNA reported.

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