The regime forces with an intensive firearm cover advance in Palmyra and continue their attempts to advance in the countryside of Hama
Homs Province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights:
The violent clashes continue in Abu al-Duhur Mountain area and other areas in Palmyra desert between the “Islamic State” organization against the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them, accompanied by intensive air and missile bombing on the clash areas, amid advancement by the regime forces in Jabal Abu al-Duhur area and preliminary information about being able to control the strategic mountain and thus controlling by firearm the dam of Abu Qellah and Wadi al-Hessu in the eastern countryside of Homs.
Hama Province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights:
The violent clashes continue between the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them against the rebel and Islamic Factions, accompanied by continued exchange of shelling between both parties, while more rocket shells launched by the factions and fell on areas in Muhradah town in the northern countryside of Hama, which resulted in material damage, no information about casualties so far, while 4 members of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them were killed after being targeted with shells by the factions in a cemetery ta Qamhana town during a funeral of them of who were killed during clashes between both parties at the outskirts of the town days ago, also warplanes carried out 4 raids on areas in Tayyibat al-Imam town in the northern countryside of Hama.