BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:50 A.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) liberated the strategic hilltop of Jubab Tanahij in the eastern countryside of the Hama Governorate this week after a long battle with the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) in central Syria.
Led by the Qalamoun Shield forces of the 3rd Division and 44th Brigade of the 4th Mechanized Division, the Syrian Arab Army attacked the Islamic State’s last stronghold in eastern Hama, forcing the latter to abandon this massive hilltop before being overrun. .
Video footage of the Syrian Army liberating Jubab Tanahij was released by Hezbollah’s official media wing on Tuesday – please see below:
With the liberation of Jubab Tanahij, the Syrian Arab Army has now fully secured their strategic supply line from the Hama Governorate to the provincial capital of Aleppo.