BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:30 P.M.) – The jihadist rebels have pulled back their forces from the are near the government front-lines in northern Hama this morning, a military source told Al-Masdar News.
According to the military source, eyewitnesses inside the jihadist lines informed the Syrian Arab Army that Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham moved back their forces in northern Hama, despite threatening to recently launch a large-scale offensive against the government.
The source added that the jihadist rebels of Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham called off their offensive because of the recently ceasefire that was established in southeast Daraa.
On Saturday, a large convoy of jihadist rebels was seen moving towards the Syrian Arab Army’s lines in northern Hama, prompting the latter to reinforcement their defenses.
Once the jihadist convoy entered the area, they evacuated the residents from the towns in northern Hama, as they feared a powerful response from the Syrian Arab Army and their Russian counterparts.