Syria, 23 February. Ankara has confirmed the deaths of Turkish soldiers in Idlib. Terrorist attack in Raqqa killed a high-ranking member of the "Democratic Syria forces'. It is reported by a military source Federal News Agency (FAN) in Syria Captain Marzuk (Ahmad Marzouq).
Briefly on the outcome of the confrontation
Syrian Air Force: attacked the strongholds of militants, "Hayat Tahrir al-Sham" in the south of Idlib.
Syrian Arab army (Farm) and allied forces: in the north of Raqqa sent a convoy of reinforcements and armored vehicles.
Turkey's army and allied forces: confirmed the deaths of Turkish soldiers in Idlib.
«Islamic gosudarstvo1» (IG1, IGIL1, It banned in Russia): suspected of organizing the terrorist attack in the city of Raqqa in the headquarters of Kurdish militants.
"Syrian Democratic Forces" (SDF): We conducted an attempt of forced recruitment in Hasaka, in Raqqa lost three fighters in the explosion at the headquarters of.
A member of the so-called Kurdish militia "Asayish" was killed by unknown persons in the village area Daman north of the city of Deir ez-Zor, as reported by Euphrates Post. Unknown shot him dead in the street with a pistol, then fled the scene.
It clarifies the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), A similar incident occurred in the village Hilweh in eastern province. Masked men shot and killed the shop owner. source stresses, that the attack was unknown after the two days before the US Air Force struck the village airstrike, in the course of which he was allegedly eliminated in his house terrorist "Islamic state", who was hiding in the village.
Ankara announced the deaths of Turkish soldiers in Idlib. As quoted by a statement of representation in the region Gaziantep Sputnik agency, another Turkish soldier was killed in the vicinity of the Syrian Idlib. The Defense Ministry of the country noted, that the soldier was reportedly wounded in a tank attack by the Syrian army and died during transport to the hospital. The number of confirmed deaths Ankara in Syria Turkish troops reached 16 human. Earlier, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov He noted, Turkey has failed to fulfill its promises regarding the de-escalation idlibskoy zone. Ankara was to demarcate the Syrian armed opposition from terrorists, who will not follow the path of reconciliation with the official Damascus.
Syrian Air Force made a sortie and fired missiles at militant strongholds in the villages Kansafra and in the suburbs Kafr-Nabel, as reported by Al Nour.
News portal Alk Habour gave an update on the explosions in the administrative center of the province Rakka. According to the correspondent. homemade explosives were installed at the entrance to the headquarters of "Asayish". The explosion killed one of the senior internal security "forces of Democratic Syria" (SDF) Hadji Kaxramana and wounded two others. The area was cordoned off and arrived at the scene ambulance and fire service. "The democratic forces" are blamed for the explosion on terrorists "Islamic state", in which the occupation of the provinces prior to 2019 year and continue to carry out regular attacks on the Kurds is now.
The city Ain Issa in the north of the province arrived convoy reinforcements CAP Army. The composition of the column includes about four dozen armored vehicles, As reported portal Al Furat. Transfer of reinforcements to the north of the province is associated with an increase in clashes between pro-Turkish groups and SDF troops, that provoke fights with them.
In the village Tel Barak residents drove patrol of Kurdish militants, who came to recruit young people in national self-defense groups. As reported by the portal Alk Habour, Kurds have tried to storm the village, But residents whether their resistance. Recall, that the occupied territories of SDF militants regularly conduct raids, during which young men and women taken from the street and taken away in a training camp. Recruitment and higher taxes for the opportunity to serve in self-defense units – One of the reasons for discontent with civilian occupants.
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