Clashes in Homs and Lattakia countrysides
Homs province: Regime forces bombarded Hawarn and Mahin towns. Clashes took place between IS and regime forces in the southern eastern countryside. IS took control on few points of the area. Areas of Talbisa and al-Qaritin were exposed to bombardment by regime forces and Russian airstrikes. Clashes taking place between IS and regime forces around Mahin town.
Lattakia province: Clashes continue between regime forces and Islamic battalions in the northern countryside amid aerial bombardment by Russian warplanes, no reports of losses. Islamic battalions targeted regime forces in Zahia town.