Fierce fighting around the Syrian Aleppo. Terrorists shelled residential areas of the city. The rebels have used the ceasefire to disrupt the process of the truce. Government troops are advancing on Raqqa - the main stronghold of the terrorists.
Aleppo on fire. Those who do not have time to leave the city is served shells. Home to the fold, burying people. Third day "Dzhebhat-EN-Nusra" hit the city from all kinds of weapons, including rocket systems of volley fire. Fired on positions of government troops in the quarter of the Ansar. Bombed Sheikh Maksud, district, inhabited and defended by mostly Kurds. The insurgents themselves took positions in the village of al-Rashidin. ""Dzhebhat-EN-Nusra" have used the cease-fire regime and the fact that its units are in the same areas, and the formation of moderate opposition. The organization has regrouped, restocked weapons and hit. Syrian army and Kurdish militias are serious losses, several dozen killed. But still not all counted, but fighting soon erupted.
Government forces do not respond strongly because in many civilians, and the frontline runs directly through the city streets. If you unfold a full-scale battle, civilian casualties can be very much. On the eve appeared about the downed military plane in the area of Aleppo. The defense Ministry hurried to refute them. In raqqa initiative owns the Syrian Arab army. A specially created group is moving now in the direction of the Tabqa airfield. It is 35 km from the capital of the unrecognized state. Against the government troops the advantage of the defending side. All Islamists are 3 years preparing the city for siege and will be hard to defend him. But Damascus still supports a large part of the population, and during the storm, citizens will provide support for advancing units.
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