Syrian Army Pounds Jeish Al-Fatah in Clashes in Aleppo City
The Jeish al-Fatah coalition of terrorist groups left scores of dead and wounded members behind at the end of the second day of their Great Epic Operation and retreated from battlefields in the Western districts of Aleppo city.
Syrian Army soldiers warded off offensives of Nouralddeen al-Zinki and Fatah al-Sham Front (the al-Qaeda-affiliated terrorist group previously know as the al-Nusra Front) on their positions in Family House district in Northwestern Aleppo city, killing a large number of militants.
Army soldiers also clashes with Jeish al-Fatah in the neighborhoods of Jam'iyat al-Zahra, Zahiyeh al-Assad and Scientific Research Center in Western part of Aleppo.
The Army troops also detonated a bomb-laden vehicle of the terrorists that was loaded with a large volume of explosive materials in Manyan region.
Field sources said on Saturday that the military fronts in Western Aleppo witnessed severe clashes between the Syrian army and the terrorist groups for the second consecutive day.
"After heavy clashes with Jeish al-Fatah terrorists who sought to advance in Jam'iyat al-Zahra district, the Syrian army killed and wounded dozens of terrorists and repelled their offensive," the sources said.
Also, military sources reported that the army troops and their allies used artillery and missile fire to repulse the terrorists' attack which had started by blowing up a military vehicle in Jam'iyat al-Zahra district in Western Aleppo.
Also, the Syrian army clashed heavily with Jeish al-Fatah terrorists in Dahiyat al-Assad district in Western Aleppo, the sources added.
Another military source also reported that the army forces targeted the militants' gathering centers in the region with missile and artillery fire.
"The army troops also attacked the terrorists' positions at the Scientific Research Center in Western Aleppo and inflicted tens of casualties on militants," the source said, adding that the Syrian warplanes also heavily pounded the militants' bases in Dahiyat al-Assad and Jam'iyat al-Zahra.
Source: Al Alam