Regime forces achieved new advancement in areas in the southern countryside of Aleppo with a cover of intensive aerial and ground firepower. The regime forces took control of Tallat Al-Mahruqat and warehouses of Khan Tuman town, south of Aleppo city, after fierce clashes against opposition factions and jihadies. The clashes left seven fighters dead of whom there were three jihadis.
Separately, regime and Russian aircraft are continuing to target several areas in both Idlib and Aleppo. SOHR activists documented nearly 70 raids executed by Russian jets targeting places south of Aleppo and its western countryside, Maarrat Al-Nu’man, Maarshourin, Maraand and Kafr Nubl in both Idlib and Aleppo countryside.
Also, regime jets carried out more than 50 airstrikes on Khan Al-Sabil, Dadikh, Saraqib, and other areas in the south-eastern countryside of Idlib.
Meanwhile, jihadi groups fired rockets on regime positions in Kafr Zita city, north of Hama.