22 Damascus regime fighters were killed in a jihadist assault on their positions near Idleb province in northwestern Syria, where a “demilitarized zone” is planned, an NGO reported Friday. This 15 to 20 kilometre wide buffer zone was decided under an agreement on 17 September between Russia, an ally of the regime, and Turkey, the…

Hayat Tahrir al-Sham jihadists Militants have killed at least eight Syrian regime troops near a planned buffer zone around the country’s last major rebel bastion, an activist group said Saturday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the attack took place late Friday in the north of Hama province near the planned buffer zone around…

At least eight people, including five civilians, were killed on Friday, November 2, 2018, by Syrian regime artillery strikes on their locality in Idleb province, where an agreement for a “demilitarized zone” is planned, an NGO said. The establishment of a 15 to 20 kilometre wide “demilitarized zone” was agreed on 17 September between Russia,…

Four Syrian regime fighters were killed on Thursday in an assault by jihadists from Idleb province, Syria’s last great insurgent stronghold where an agreement for a “demilitarized zone” is planned, an NGO said. The establishment of a 15 to 20 kilometre wide “demilitarized zone” was agreed on 17 September between Russia, an ally of the…

The jihadist group Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), dominated by the former al-Qaeda branch, and a coalition of rebel groups are engaged in violent clashes, killing at least 13 people in northwestern Syria, an NGO said on Tuesday. “Intense fighting has been ongoing since Monday. They killed 13 people in 24 hours, including seven HTS jihadists,”…

Rebels and ‘radical’ fighters have traded fire with government forces in northern Syria overnight, their “fiercest” exchanges since a buffer zone deal was announced for the area last month, an activist group has said. A 15- to 20-kilometre wide “demilitarised zone” was announced by rebel-backer Turkey and government ally Moscow on September 17 to separate…

The map below provides a general look at the current military situation in Syria. Over the past few days, there were several important developments in the war-torn country. Guerrilla kurde contre les forces rebelles pro-turques et l’armée turque à Afrin The Kurdish People’s Protectino Units (YPG) released a series of statements claiming that YPG cells…

Hayat Tahrir al-Sham security forces conducted a counter-terrorism operation against ISIS sleeper cell in Idlib (around the provincial capital), several ISIS jihadists were killed and others arrested. HTS has almost single-handedly eliminated the ISIS cells in Idlib province, and will continue to so in order to maintain a full control of the province.

Local sources familiar with the situation in northwestern Syria told the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) on October 12 that radical militants have not withdrawn from the demilitarized zone around the northern governorate of Idlib so far. According to the sources, radical groups such as Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP)…