Syrian Army, jihadist rebels exchange prisoners in Aleppo

The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and jihadist rebels exchanged prisoners in the southern countryside of the Aleppo province on Friday.

According to sources, the exchange occurred at Al-Eis corridor in southern Aleppo and it was overseen by the Russian police in the area.

The Syrian Army freed 27 persons including men and women (captured rebels and family’s members) in exchange for 9 persons held hostages by rebels including 6 soldiers, 2 women and 1 child.