Map update: Syrian Army tightens the noose around ISIS, HTS, liberates dozens of hamlets
Backed by the Russian aerospace forces, the government troops keep marching on in last Islamic state and Hayyat Tahrir Al-Sham pocket that extending between northeastern Hama and south Aleppo countryside.
The Syrian units were capable to gain control over 23 hamlets, villages and hilltops from the jihadists inside the surrounded enclave, on Thursday.
Following this notable advancement, only 7% of the ISIS and HTS-held areas – estimated with 150 km2 – remained in the small pocket.
Moreover, the Army troops – yesterday – succeeded in squeezing on the jihadists in their last pocket, liberating more than 50 hamlets.