After receiving sensitive intelligence information regarding a massive jihadist mobilization in preparation for an Aleppo offensive, the Russian Air Force responded swiftly.
The air strikes targeted the Brick Factory (Qarmeed Camp) positioned in the vicinity of Mastouma village south of Idlib city. Scores of jihadists were killed and injured in the region.
Ever since the Syrian Army’s elite Tiger Forces secured the Mallah farms effectively sieging Aleppo, the jihadist forces have desperately launched consecutive offensives trying to reverse the government gains.
Hundreds perished in those failed offensives, and Ahrar Al Sham declared that it will not participate in any future offensives in that region because that would be “military suicide.” It is unclear therefore Which front in Aleppo the terrorist offensive is planned for