The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Clashes renewed in Jabal al-Akrad at the northern countryside of Latakia

Latakia Province:
Clashes are taking place in several areas of Jabal al-Akrad in the northern countryside of Latakia, between the regime forces operations room led by Russian officers which include Russian soldiers as well as the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them from Syrian, Arab and Asian nationalities and the Lebanese Hezbollah against the rebel and Islamic Factions, the Islamic Turkestan Party and Jabhat Al-Nusra (al-Qaeda in Levant), and information about casualties among both parties, amid further raids by Russian warplanes on the clashing areas, and intense shelling by the regime forces in the area.