After the American Forces refused to allow them to cross into Ayn al-Arab (Kobani), regime’s column returns to Manbij area
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that column of the regime forces that was expected to enter Ayn al-Arab (Kobani) city returned to Manbij area northeast of Aleppo, after the American Forces refused to allow the column to pass to Ayn al-Arab (Kobani), and in the same context, the regime completed its deployment in places at Ayn Issa area north of al-Raqqah city, and the Syrian Observatory published this afternoon that the regime forces began their entry into Manbij city in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo city, in conjunction with the continued withdrawal of the International Coalition forces from the city, and in the same context, the “Syrian Observatory for Human Rights” monitored exchange of shelling and targeting in areas in Manbij countryside, where the Turkish Forces and their loyal factions are targeting the villages of al-Asliyyay, Jabal al-Sayyada, al-Mohsena, and al-Farat in the northwestern countryside of Manbij, amid targeting by Manbij Military Council and the regime forces for places of deployment of the Turkish Forces and their loyal factions in countryside of the area, and information about casualties in the ranks of both parties.
The Syrian Observatory published this morning that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored cautious calm in Manbij city and its countryside, and Ayn al-Arab (Kobani) city and its countryside on Tuesday morning, while 2 persons were killed and others were injured, due to the fall of shells launched by the Turkey-loyal factions dawn of this morning on al-Farat village north of Manbij city, where the U.S. Forces who are positioned over Qara Qoqaz are still preventing column of the regime forces from passing towards Kobani city, and the sources of the “Syrian Observatory” reported that men and young men from Ayn al-Arab city took up arms in order to defend the city in the event of any attack, also the Syrian Observatory monitored clashes using heavy and medium weapons between the Syria Democratic Forces and the Turkish Forces on one of the western areas of Ayn al-Arab countryside (Kobani) after midnight of yesterday, in an attack by the Syria Democratic Forces on a Turkish point, but no information about casualties.
The Syrian Observatory published yesterday that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored clashes in the countryside of Manbij city in the north-eastern countryside of Aleppo today evening, Monday, between “Manbij Military Council” against the pro-Turkey factions, and the clashes between the both parties were concentrated in Al-Yashili area north-west of Manbij, accompanied by exchange of shelling, amid overflight of helicopters affiliated to the regime forces in the skies of Manbij city, and the SOHR documented the killing of a member of the regime forces and the injury of another one due to the fall of a shell launched by the factions on areas north-west of Manbij, also 4 members of the factions were killed after being targeted by Manbij Military Council in Manbij countryside, in connection to this, the SOHR learned that the International Coalition forces will complete their pullout from Manbij city tomorrow, Tuesday, thus, Manbij will be empty of any presence of the International Coalition, at the time when the U.S. forces stopped at the bridge of Qarrat Quzaq, are still continuing to hinder a column of the regime forces from passing and entering Ayn Al-Arab city (Kobani).