Yesterday at 12:00 pm Damascus time, the jihadists of the Hay’at Tahrir Alsham (HTS) along with allied rebel factions, targeted the government locations in northern Hama countryside.
Their attack was concentrated on Zullaqiyat and Zillin army checkpoints, near of the strategic town of Hulfaiyah, 20 km north of Hama provincial capital.
At 5 :00 PM ,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 Zillin village and its checkpoint , ‘Zullaqiyat’ hill and its checkpoint located 20 km to the north of the provincial capital
Whats more, the Syrian units were able to inflict heavy losses by the jihadists groups as senior commander “Salah Eddine Al-Chechani” was neutralized , and captured a number of militants .