Aleppo, Syria (5:00 A.M.) – Just a few days following its massive retreat from the northeastern countryside of Aleppo, ISIS launched a large counteroffensive aimed at capturing the border town of Al-Rai and its surrounding towns.

The Islamic State’s tactical withdrawal from the Jarablus region of Aleppo allowed for the terror group to alocate many fighters for the capture of Al-Rai and its surrounding region as Kurds and Turkish-backed jihadists fight viciously against each other along the Turkish-Syrian border.

The astute IS retreat forced a direct confrontation between the YPG and the Turkish-backed FSA enabling the terror group the sufficient time and manpower to fortify its defense lines around Al-Bab, its administrative capital of Aleppo and one of its last remaining strongholds in the aforementioned province.

As of now, ISIS has succeeded in capturing the border stronghold with the group’s strategy seemingly more focused on expanding the border region around Al-Rai, an area much more easily defendable than Jarablus.

Should the fanatical group build an expansive buffer zone around Al-Rai, it would ensure itself prolonged presence on the border and prove to be a considerable hurdle in the way of the Turkish-led invasion aimed at securing a corridor between Azaz and Jarablus.

 

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Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Nick
Nick
2016-08-27 04:46

Bwahahahaha!

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

ConflictHurts
ConflictHurts
2016-08-27 04:57

@leithfadel well dam I though they would hold it this time. I Gussie they need one border crossing at all cost.

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Man Like Huss
Man Like Huss
2016-08-27 05:13

@leithfadel from SAA?

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

jens holm
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jens holm
2016-08-27 05:27

As I have written before. Turks should have gone in by Al Rai direct going for the heart and the first Khalif in Al Bab. Make no sende to have taken Jarablus. Azzases are so reduced and now has los Al rai again.

Even Im really much against Turks comming things dont make sense, if there is not much more about than something about Manbij and a kind of ataturk revenge.

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Master
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HangtheDaeshbags
2016-08-27 05:37

now do the turks realize that the Kurds are a better fighting force?

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Дмитрий Ваулин
Дмитрий Ваулин
2016-08-27 05:45
Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important

Rafael Lleães
Rafael Lleães
2016-08-27 04:39

f**k off worms! Hope ure rot in h**l! Wharrabies piece of s**t

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01
Reply to  Rafael Lleães

yes yes!:)

Gulf Day
Gulf Day
2016-08-27 05:01

Anything about is so important