Urgent: rebels attack western side of Abu Adduhur axis in eastern Idlib as Army defends
According to jihadi sources, the Hayyat Tahrir Al-sham-led militants have launched another assault targeting the Syrian Army positions in southwestern Abu Adduhur airbase.
The HTS militants claimed – via social media – to have captured the village of Ajaz west of Sinjar in eastern Idlib province.
Meanwhile, the army troops positioned at Abu Adduhur are defending against the HTS-led offensive with the backing of the air force and artillery.
In a related context, the Syrian troops stationed in northern Abu Adduhur airbase repelled powerful Hayyat Tahrir Al-Sham (HTS) offensive.
Abu Adduhur is a major airbase of the Syrian Arab Air Force, was liberated by the government troops on 20 January 2018.
#Update | Syrian Army foils HTS attack in Idlib’s countryside.