The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

The regime forces control the entire Tareeq al-Bab neighborhood in Aleppo city after losing it for more than 4 years

The regime forces backed by gunmen loyal to them of Syrian and non-Syrian nationalities managed to advance and control Tareeq al-Bab neighborhood northeast of Aleppo, after heavy clashes against the rebel and Islamic Factions which controlled the area on the 21st of July of 2012, and with this control the regime forces have been able to secure the new road of Aleppo international airport, which Russia seeks to use it in the coming period, and clashes were accompanied by artillery shelling by the regime forces and bombing by warplanes on clashing areas, and during these clashes tens of factions fighters and members of the regime forces were wounded and killed.