The regime forces control 30 villages and farms in Maarrat al-Nu’man countryside, and about 50 people have been killed of the regime and jihadi factions today
The regime forces backed by their militias and “al-Quds Brigade”, continue to progress at the expense of the factions in Maarrat al-Nu’man countryside, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored regime’s control of new areas there, after taking control of al-Tah town.
The regime forces are now advancing towards the villages of Kafr Baseen and Babulin on the outskirts of Jarjanaz town, in conjunction with rapid progress by the regime forces with intense air and land support.
The Syrian Observatory learned that the factions and Hayyaat Tahrir al-Sham have withdrawn completely from al-Sarman village and Abu Makki, while the regime forces took control of large parts of the area, thus, besieging the Turkish observation post in “al-Sarman” from 3 sides, without besieging it completely, where the violent clashes are still taking place between the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them against the rebel factions and the Jihadi organizations, raising the number of areas they have controlled since the start of the military operation on the evening of Thursday, 30 areas, they are: Um Jalal, Um Al-Tweena, Al-Khariba, Al-Rabia, Al-Shaara, Bernan, Sahal, Al-Farjeh, Abu Habeh, Al-Rafeh, Al-Sarj, Haran, Al-Sayyadi, Tal al-Damm, Qatrah, Al-Brisa, Tal Al Sheikh, Mazra’aat Al Ali, Al Burj, Al Haraki, Al Mindar, Tahtaya, al-Helba, al-Qarati, Karsatna, al-M’eisruneh, Sakiya, al-Tah, al-Sarman, and Abu Makki.
Thus, the regime became on the outskirts of Jarjanaz, while the death toll of the regime forces since after midnight rose to 22, also the death toll of the factions and jihadists rose to 25, which in turn raise the death toll of both parties to 195 since the clashes began two days ago, they are: 83 of the regime forces and militias loyal to them, and 112 fighters including 21 of the factions and the rest are Jihadis.
And the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored a massacre carried out by the Russian warplanes which targeted a gathering of the displaced people on the outskirts of Maarrat al-Nu’man city in the southern countryside of Idlib, where 7 citizens were killed in this targeting while they were trying to displace to other areas, also two citizens were killed in Russian aerial bombardment over Talmanas.