BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:10 A.M.) – The jihadist rebels carried out a powerful attack, yesterday, against a group of soldiers from the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) in the northern countryside of Latakia.
According to a report from Latakia, the jihadist rebels of Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham carried out an ambush on a Syrian Arab Army post in the Jabal Al-Akrad region, killing and wounding several soldiers in the process.
The report said that the jihadist attack killed 16 Syrian Arab Army soldiers, while wounding a couple others before they retreated back to their lines in the northern part of Jabal Al-Akrad.
Since the jihadist attack, the Syrian Arab Army has unleashed a big assault along the Kinsibba axis.
The Syrian Arab Army is currently pounding the jihadist positions in northern Latakia in a bid to inflict heavy damage on Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham’s defenses.