Tahrir Al-Sham Takes Control of West Aleppo as Clashes with Rival Terrorist Groups Continue

TEHRAN (FNA)- Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay’at (the Levant Liberation Board or the Al-Nusra Front) took full control of the entire military positions of Nouralddeen al-Zinki rival terrorist group in Western Aleppo, local sources said.

Tahrir al-Sham terrorists imposed full control over Qbtan al-Jabal, Hour, Basartoun, al-Mansoureh, Qalioun, Babis, Ma’aret al-Artiq, Arab Fatoum and al-Houteh, Anjareh and Kafar Natin regions in Western Aleppo which were previously controlled by al-Zinki terrorists, the sources said.

They noted that after the Nouraldeen al-Zinki terrorists’ retreat to Afrin region, Tahrir al-Sham took full control of all their military positions in Western Aleppo.

This is while Tahrir al-Sham has dispatched tens of military vehicles and militants to Saman castle in Western Aleppo to prevent any possible attack on the region.

Meantime, Tahrir al-Sham also won control of Talman village in Southern Idlib.

The battlefield sources said that many terrorists from both sides were killed or wounded in recent clashes.

Field sources in Northern Syria reported on Thursday that Tahrir al-Sham terrorist group in clashes with NLF-affiliated Nouralddeen al-Zinki took control of the strategic town of Dar al-Izzah in Western Aleppo and Kafar Basin and Fadreh villages in Northwestern Aleppo.

They said that the infighting among terrorists spread to Idlib and Hama provinces, reiterating that they NFL militants took control of Masaran, Babila and al-Jaradeh villages to the North of Idlib, Ma’arat al-Numan and Ma’ar Shourin to the South of Idlib and Tarmala to the Southwest.

Meantime, Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay’at also took control of al-Faqi, Karsa’a, Arinbeh, Sharnaz, Meydan Qazal, Shoulin, Shir Maqar, Qara Jarn, al-Deyrouneh, al-Jasem Farm and Jab Soleyman to the South of Idlib and Western Hama.

Meantime, the Arabic-language al-Mayadeen news website reported that at least 100 terrorists were killed in clashes between Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay’at and Nouralddeen al-Zinki terrorist groups.