The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Several kilometers separate the factions from al-Ra’ei town the stronghold of the “Islamic State” in the northern countryside of Aleppo

Aleppo Province: 

The rebel and Islamic factions managed to advance and control the villages of Qantara, Qarah Qoz, the Northern Tal Sh’eir, Tat Homs, Kdrish, al-Kamaliyyeh, the Northern Tal Battal and Qasajek in the northern countryside of Aleppo on the Syrian – Turkish border during the past 24 hours, after clashes against the “Islamic State” organization in the area, and thus the factions close to about 4 km west of al-Ra’ei area the main stronghold for the organization in the northern countryside of Aleppo, amid continued clashes between both parties in the village of Sandarah in the northern countryside of Aleppo, while clashes renewed between the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them against Jabhat Al-Nusra (al-Qaeda in Levant) and the rebel and Islamic Factions in the southern countryside of Aleppo, after a counter attack by the regime forces in the area, accompanied by intense shelling by the regime forces, warplanes and helicopters on the clashing areas, while warplanes bombed the outskirts of Maskanah town in the eastern countryside of Aleppo, the warplanes also bombed areas in the city of Azaz in the northern countryside of Aleppo, they also targeted using the fire of heavy machineguns areas in neighborhoods controlled by the rebel factions in the city of Aleppo, while a shell launched by the rebel factions on area in ​​Faisal Street in Aleppo, which led to the outbreak of fire and injured several people.