The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

The regime forces backed by Iranian and Hezbollah officers fully control Sheikh Meskin and the clashes continue in its vicinity

Daraa Province:
The regime forces supported by Iranians officers and officers from the Lebanese Hezbollah as well as for gunmen loyal to them were managed to control the entire town of Sheikh Meskin in the northern countryside of Daraa, after an attack started at the 28th of December 2015 on the town, and the clashes are still taking place against the rebel and Islamic Factions supported by Jabhat Al-Nusra (al-Qaeda in Levant), accompanied by violent and intense shelling by the regime forces and bombing by Russian and Syrian warplanes and the helicopters of the regime targeting the clashing areas and other areas in the town, where now the clashes are concentrated in the vicinity of the town and its outskirts from the West side, while clashes took place between the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them against the rebel and Islamic Factions in the vicinity of Kafr Nasej town in the northwestern countryside of Daraa, no information about casualties.