The government troops – led by Tiger Forces – have launched a counter offensive in order to take back the areas were lost due to jihadist attack in northern Hama province.
According to military sources, the Syrian forces manged to drive out the Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham terrorists from the ‘Zullaqiyat’ hill and its checkpoint located 20 km to the north of the provincial capital.
The operation is ongoing to reclaim all the jihadists gains as Zillin checkpoint still out of control.
Whats more, the Syrian units were able to inflict heavy losses by the jihadists groups as senior commander “Salah Eddine Al-Chechani” was neutralized.
The jihadists groups launched its surprise offensive at 12:00 pm targeting the Army positions in north Hama.