Syrian army on verge of major victory in Aleppo

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(Worthy News) - The Syrian army and its allies made key gains in the embattled city of Aleppo late on Tuesday. President Bashar al-Assad's forces pushed into rebel-held areas of the Old City, essentially driving opposition forces out of their last urban stronghold.

Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said that the seven new districts seized by regime troops included the strategic Shaar area, "the most important neighborhood in the heart of east Aleppo." The result, the watchdog said, was that rebels were being forced to fight "a war of attrition," swearing to never surrender as victory became less and less likely.  [ Source ]

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2 thoughts on “Syrian army on verge of major victory in Aleppo”

  1. The USA will not allow the government of Mr Assad, who is the democratically elected leader of Syria, to defeat the terrorist ISIS/rebel organization. For some reason the USA supports and arms ISIS and the rebels why? They stick there noses in every country and try to destabilize them, why? Congratulations to Russia who are trying to assist the Syrian people, and end this terrible situation which has taken a tremendous toll on the heart goes out to is very sad situation.

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