The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Exchange of clashes in de-escalation area | Regime forces and opposition factions trade fire at frontline in south Idlib


SOHR activists, in the de-escalation area, have reported exchange of heavy and medium machine guns between the regime forces and it proxies on one side and the military factions on the other at the frontlines of Fulifil, al-Futirah and Banein in south Idlib countryside. But, casualties have not been reported yet.

The clashes were coincided with continues hovering of the scouting drones in Idlib.

Yesterday, SOHR activists reported that Russian jets executed three airstrikes on the western countryside of Idlib, targeting the vicinity of the sugar factory in Jisr al-Shughour and the outskirts of al-Kafeer village in the southern countryside of Idlib. However, no casualties were reported.

These developments came for the second consecutive day after the Russian airstrikes were suspended on October 19.

A day earlier, SOHR reported that Russian fighter jets carried out three airstrikes on the frontlines of al-Bara and Kansafra in Jabal al-Zawiyah in the south of Idlib.

On October 19, SOHR activists reported renewed airstrikes by Russian jets, after suspension of aerial operations for a week. The Russian fighter jets executed three airstrikes on the perimeter of the Turkish military post in al-Barah in Jabal al-Zawiyah in the southern countryside of Idlib, as the Russian missiles hit positions a few metres away from the Turkish post.