HTS thwarts 3 attempts by regime forces to advance in Latakia countryside

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Wednesday 21 August 2019 | 9:38 AM Damascus Time

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  • HTS thwarts 3 attempts by regime forces to advance in Latakia countryside

    BALADI NEWS

    Hayyat Tahrir Al-Sham (HTS) announced thwarting 3 attempts by the Assad regime forces to advance in the axis of Kabineh in the northern countryside of Latakia Tuesday. 

    That happened amid fierce clashes which lasted for many hours, a military source in HTS said.

    During the clashes 7 members of the regime forces have been killed and 10 others injured.

    Meanwhile, the area has gone under rocket and artillery bombardment, in an attempt to pull the regime's injured and dead. 

    On Monday, 42 members of the regime forces have been killed in the same axis and many dozens of them injured while clashing with the opposition factions.

    The factions have destroyed a military bulldozer and a T72 tank which belonged to the regime forces. 

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