Syria latest war news for February 4

Russian military police expanded the patrol zone in Aleppo, the radicals destabilize the situation in Latakia

The Russian military police have expanded the patrol zone in the Manbij area, the radicals destabilize the situation in Latakia, and the firefights between the CAA and the terrorists continue in Idlib. This is reported by a military source of the Federal News Agency (FAN) in Syria, Ahmad Marzouk (Ahmad Marzouq).

Briefly on the outcome of the confrontation:

The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and the allied forces: they are firing on the positions of the radicals in Latakia and Idlib, they are building checkpoints in the vicinity of Manbij.

Tahrir ash-Sham: fights with the SAA in Idlib.

Province of Latakia:

The radical groups hiding in the mountainous areas in the north of Latakia province continue to destabilize the situation in the region, violating the cease-fire regime established in the area. Over the past day, Russian observers have recorded four cases of shooting, discovered by Islamists. This is reported in the newsletter of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation. In response to the aggression of the jihadists, the Syrian army opened fire on their shelters.

Aleppo Province:

The Russian military police have expanded the patrol zone around Manbij, reports Al-Masdar News. Today, Russian troops have reached Tell Rifata. In addition, according to the local Twitter feed (@nick_grins), the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) is strengthening its position in this area of ​​Aleppo Province. SAR army fighters set up checkpoints around Manbij. In addition to the engineering work, the CAA brigade conducts training in the area.

Province Dar’aa:

Unknown radicals attacked the headquarters of the Syrian Air Force in the city of Dail not far from the administrative center of Dar’a province, reports the Syrian Human Rights Monitoring Center (SOHR). According to the human rights organization, none of the soldiers was hurt.

Recall, the SAR government forces liberated Dar’a from militants in the summer of 2018. The Islamists were forced to surrender their positions to the CAA and go to the north of Syria.

Idlib Province:

A military source reports in his microblog on Twitter (@OrientNewsEn) that skirmishes between the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and Tahrir ash-Sham militants continue in the vicinity of the village of Al-Tah in the south of Idlib province.

Recall that a large part of the region has been seized by terrorists of the Dzhebhat an-Nusre-controlled 1 alliance. The local Twitter channel (@MasarPressNet) reports that over the cities of Maaret an-Numan and Jardjanaz, which are under the control of the Islamists, reconnaissance flights by the Syrian Air Force have been recorded.