Syrian army making some serious gains in Aleppo’s strategic district
Newscast Media DAMASCUS—The Syrian army has made major advances in a
strategic district of Aleppo city in Northwestern Syria, informed sources said on
“The Syrian army units have made remarkable advances in the Salaheddine district of
Aleppo city and they have almost cleaned up the entire area (from militants),” an
informed military source told FNA in Damascus on Monday.
The source underlined that fierce street clashes between the Syrian troops and the
armed rebels are still underway in few parts of the Salaheddine district.
Syrian army has recently tightened its grip on areas in the country’s center and along
the coast and the North-South highways, as well as the capital and its environs.
Syria has been experiencing unrest since March 2011 with organized attacks by
well-armed gangs against the Syrian police, border guards, statesmen, army and the
civilians being reported across the country.
Thousands of people have been killed since terrorist and armed groups turned protest
rallies into armed clashes.
Source: Fars News Agency