The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Violent clashes witnessed again by the villages and towns in Sahl al-Ghab and intense shelling on the area

Hama Province:

Violent clashes continue between al-Haq Brigade, al- Sham Legion, Jaish al- Sunnah, the Infantry Divisions 111 and 101, Jund al- Aqsa, Jabhat al- Nusra, Ansar al-Sham, the Islamic Movement of Ahrar al- Sham, Ansar al-Dien Front, Soqur al-Ghab, Soqur al- Jabal Brigade, Junud al- Sham al- Shishan, Ajnad al- Sham, The Islamic Turkestan Party for the support to the Levant people and other rebel and Islamist factions against the regime forces supported by gunmen villagers loyalists and other gunmen loyal to them from Syrian, Arab and Asian nationalities and Hezbollah in the vicinity of the village of al-Bahsa and the outskirts of the towns of al-Mansoura, Kherbet al-Naqous and al-Ziyara in Sahl al-Ghab at the northwestern countryside of Hama amid continued heavy and mutual shelling and the airstrikes on the clash areas and advancement for the fighters of the factions and taking control over parts of al-Ziyara town And the information and about who is in control of al-Bahsa town was conflicted, the clashes resulted in the death for several members of the regime forces and confirmed information about casualties among the factions too, also the Islamic factions targeted using several rocket shells positions for the regime forces in the town of Jurin in the northwestern countryside of Hama, while helicopters dropped barrel bombs on areas in al-Qastoun village in Sahl al-Ghab in the northwestern countryside of Hama, and other areas in Al-Latamneh town in the northern countryside of Hama, while warplanes carried out more raids on areas in the village of al-Ankawi in Sahl al-Ghab, as regime forces carried out  raids in Jinan village in Hama in the southern countryside, but no information about arrests yet.