The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

40 pro-regime militiamen killed in clashes in the village of Banes in the southern countryside of Aleppo

Aleppo Province:

40 soldiers and pro-regime militiamen of Syrian and Arab nationalities killed in the violent attack launched by Jabhat al- Nusra and the other Islamist factions on the vicinity of Banes village located in the southern countryside of Aleppo, certain information about the death of some fighters of Jabhat al- Nusra.


The number of people who were killed due to the Russian airstrikes on the town of Kafar Hamra northwest of Aleppo has risen to 6, while a man died after he was wounded due to airstrikes carried out by suspected Russian warplanes on the same town earlier. Other warplanes believed Russian also carried out several raids on the villages of Tannub, Keshe’tar and around Deir Jamal in the northern countryside of Aleppo.


The violent clashes between the regime forces and allied militiamen against the rebel and Islamist factions are still taking place in several areas in the northern countryside of Aleppo.