Homs (Qasioun) – the Syrian opposition faction Martyrs of Qaryatin brigade (Lewaa shohadaa Al Qaryatin) seized on late Sunday evening several military positions and outposts near Halba area and Mount Ghurab and its surroundings in the Syrian desert east of Homs province.
This came after clashes with the regime forces and the militias supporting it, in conjunction with artillery and missile shelling, with no reports of casualties.
The regime forces supported with Russian air force was able to seize large areas in the Syrian desert, despite the international coalition airstrikes that hit several of its locations near Shahmi area in the past few weeks.
S. #Syria: #FSA Shuhada Qaryatayn attacked pro-Assad forces N. of Al-Tanf & reportedly seized several positions. https://t.co/gz4Dwm1yLA pic.twitter.com/wW0OdmZZNH — Qalaat Al Mudiq (@QalaatAlMudiq) ١٦ يوليو، ٢٠١٧