BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:00 A.M.) – The jihadist rebels launched an assault on several towns in northwestern Hama on Tuesday, targeting the Syrian Arab Army’s (SAA) positions near the Idlib Governorate’s border.
Led by Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham and Jaysh Al-Izza, the militants began their attack by storming the Syrian Army’s positions at Qasabiyah, Jamleh, and Kafr Houd in the Hama and Idlib countrysides.
These attacks in northwestern Syria would ultimately fail after the jihadist rebels suffered a large number of casualties. and heavy losses to their military equipment.
According to a military source in northwestern Hama, the Syrian Army killed an estimated 25-35 militants, while the Tiger Forces’ media wing put the death toll as high as 65.
In addition to their heavy personnel losses, the jihadist rebels also had seven of their vehicles destroyed during the attack.
A Syrian military source said at least two jihadist tanks, two BMPs, and three technical vehicles were destroyed during the battle on Tuesday.