Continuous attempts by the regime forces to extend their control over what remained of the Shaer – Shomariyyeh – Jeb al-Jarrah triangle • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Continuous attempts by the regime forces to extend their control over what remained of the Shaer – Shomariyyeh – Jeb al-Jarrah triangle

Homs province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: an explosion was heard this morning in al-Sabeel neighbourhood in Homs city, it was caused by throwing a grenade a person which injured a lieutenant in the ranks of the regime forces, while the clashes continues violently between the regime forces supported by the gunmen loyal to them against members of the “Islamic State” organization in areas in the triangle of Shaer – Shomariyyeh – Jeb al-Jarrah, which is about 50 km east of Homs, in an attempt by the regime forces to achieve more advancement, and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights published during the past few hours that the regime forces continue their violent attack in the area after failing to achieve more advancement in the eastern countryside of Hama which is linked  to this triangle and after losing Uqayribat town and other villages in the eastern countryside of Salamiyah as a result of violent and repel attacks by ISIS in the area, while the SOHR monitored the regime forces managed to achieve an advancement of violent and heavy shelling, as they controlled 6 villages in this triangle located about 50 km east of the city of Homs, and approached from the south towards the administrative border with the eastern countryside of Hama, after they controlled villages in the past few days a week ago,

And the SOHR monitored days ago the regime forces advancing and controlling 3 new villages in the area of Jub al-Jarrah, in addition to their control over a new village and a hill near it in the area of Shomariyyeh Mountain, and the regime forces managed to advance in the triangle located about 50 km away from Homs, with a continued aerial and missile shelling, also SOHR published on the 9th of this month that the number of villages that the regime forces managed to control during 48 hours of turning the battle field from the eastern countryside of Hama to Shomariyyeh – Sha’ir – Jib Al-Jarah Triangle, in the eastern countryside of Homs, has increased to 12 villages at least