Syrian government starts exchange operation in al-Fou’a- al-Yarmouk" with Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, and Russia gives Free Syrian Army new time limit in Central Syria

تحرير محمد الحاج | ترجمة محمد غيث | تحرير الترجمة فرح ناصيف 🕔 تم النشر بتاريخ : 1 مايو، 2018 8:15:59 م تقرير دوليعسكريسياسي هيئة تحرير الشام

 

Local and Field Updates:

The Syrian government started the exchange operation “ al-Fou’a- al-Yarmouk” with Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS). HTS fighters along with their families evacuated al-Yarmouk camp in Southern Damascus and arrived in the town of al-’is in Aleppo, Northern Syria. 

In exchange, HTS released women and children who had been detained in 2015 from the village of Ishtabraq in Idlib in 2015; buses transported the detainees to areas controlled by the Syrian government forces.

As a result of HTS evacuation, government forces and supporting militias gained entire control over al-Rija neighborhood in al-Yarmouk amidst intensive bombings on the Islamic State (ISIS) outposts in al-Yarmouk and the neighborhoods of al-Tadamon and al-Hajar al-Aswad. 

In Central Syria, Russia repeated threats to launch a military campaign in Northern Homs in case the Free Syrian Army (FSA) does not handover its heavy weapon within 30 days.

In Hama, a government artillery shelling injured nine civilians, including children and women at the edges of the village of al-Sheikh Idris. 

After days of postponing, the Deir Ez-Zor military council of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) started the final part of Al-Jazeera storm campaign against ISIS in 
Deir Ez-Zor. The council welcomed the support of Iraqi forces.

Riyad Darar, the head of Syrian Democratic Council, said that the recent attack of government forces and supporting militias against SDF outposts in Deir Ez-Zor is a result of a meeting between the foreign ministries of Russia, Iran, and Turkey. Darar welcomed the participation of Arab troops in international coalition in Syria. 

In Southern Syria, clashes erupted between the FSA and government forces east of the village of Ofania in Northern al-Quneitra, injuring five government forces’ members. 

Political and International Updates:

Jim Mattes the United States’ Minister of Defense stated about the existence of the U.S. troops in Syria, saying" we do not want to withdraw before diplomates win peace…(..) the U.S. and its allies are about a historical triumph against ISIS (..) you win a battle then peace.” 

In Turkey, Turkish security forces detained nine people in Konya province on a suspension of being members of ISIS.

الاخبار المتعلقة

تحرير محمد الحاج | ترجمة محمد غيث | تحرير الترجمة فرح ناصيف 🕔 تم النشر بتاريخ : 1 مايو، 2018 8:15:59 م تقرير دوليعسكريسياسي هيئة تحرير الشام
التقرير السابق
وقف إطلاق نار مبدأي شمالي حمص ومعتقلو سجن السويداء يعلقون إضرابهم
التقرير التالي
رفض شعبي للعرض الروسي حول وسط سوريا و"تحرير الشام" تسلم النظام مختطفين بموجب اتفاق