Relentless joint Russian/Syrian airstrikes over southwestern Aleppo seem to have nipped any preplanned jihadist attacks in the bud today while simultaneously allowing the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) to retake two embattled hills in the region.

Despite airstrikes dropping almost by the minute, rebel forces enjoy superior manpower with rumours of upwards of 8,000 fighters mobilized for the southern Aleppo offensive.

However, Fatah Halab and Jaish al-Fatah face considerable pro-government paramilitary forces, including Hezbollah, as well as the SAA’s Republican Guard and minor elements of the SAA’s Tiger Forces if they are to break the siege on rebel-held eastern Aleppo.

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Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2016-08-03 03:17

All those who still held their weapons when dying have been taken to Valhalla.

Andy
Andy
2016-08-03 05:29

If so many Jihadist killed,who will head chop of American’s n Britishers ? BECAUSE BRITISHER’S WANT TO TRAIN TO JIHADIST.

Castellano
Castellano
2016-08-03 14:08
Reply to  Andy

Word, you’re right

ErikWar19
ErikWar19
2016-08-03 09:56

so lets connect this report of the glorious russian airforce, batteling evil jihadist with this articel on your own f*****g site.
http://www.almasdarnews.com/article/southfront-battle-handarat-camp-northern-aleppo-becomes-die/

even SAA say. “upwards of 70 insurgents were killed during yesterday’s clashes – this is especially credited to the Russian Air Force bombarding the district overnight.”

Romulus
Romulus
2016-08-03 15:21
Reply to  ErikWar19

And? It says 70 insurgents not civilians! I dont think you want to understand the diffrence.