Map update: Syrian Army overruns Al-Qaeda jihadists in northeastern Hama, gains new town
The government troops backed by allied forces resumed their military mission objectives targeting Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham positions in the northeastern countryside of Hama province.
On Monday, the Syrian forces managed to kick out HTS jihadists from key village of Al-Mustariha located 3 km south of main terrorists stronghold of Al-Rahajan in Hama countryside.
With this advancement, the Syrian troops securing more territories north of the Strategic town of Al-Sa’an; 50 kilometers northeast of Salamiyah and northeast of Hama. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), al-Sa’an had a population of 3,360 in the 2004 census. Its inhabitants are predominantly Ismailis.