The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

The third collapse for the government troops in 30 days in the province of Idlib

Idlib Province: Jaysh al- Fateh (The Fateh Army), which consists of the Nusra Front, Jund al- Aqsa, Ahrar al- Sham Movement, Jaysh al- Sunnah, al- Sham Legion, al- Haq Brigade and Ajnad al- Sham, has seized this dawn the military camp of al- Qermid; one of the most important regime strongholds in the province of Idlib, where the clashes had broken out when 2 fighters of Jaysh al- Fateh blew themselves up in 2 booby- trapped car around the camp that led to kill 15 members of the government troops and seizing 7 tanks, 6 cannons, some of  rocket launchers, armored soldiers carriers, heavy gun machines and a large amount of ammunitions. Meanwhile, the warplanes carried out 8 raids and the helicopters dropped at least 10 barrel bombs on the camp area. Thus, the government troops lost the third important stronghold in 30 days since March 28, the date of losing Idlib. The regime forces retreated to their- held areas in the city of Ariha, Jabal al- Arba’in, town of Mhambel, al- Mastomah camp, the airbase of Abo al- Dohur as well as towns on al- Fo’ah and Kefrayyahm inhabited by Shia people.


3 civilians, including 2 women, died due to fall of shells launched by the regime forces on the village of Orem al- Jouz yesterday.