Since the start of the operation from 6 May till 23 August 2019, Syrian Army liberated an area of ~550km2 in northern Hama
ISWNews Analysis Group: Today morning Syrian Army could reclaim all the remaining areas of northwest of Hama from militants and terrorists fled either to Turkish observation post in Morek or surrendered to Syrian Army.
ISWNews Analysis Group: Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, Deputy Chairman of Popular Mobilization Units in a statement blamed the United States for the recent attacks on the PMU’s bases in Iraq and stated that whatever happens from now on, its responsibility is on the United States.
ISWNews Analysis Group: An official source at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Syrian Refugees said the Syrian Army will open a safe passage in the Souran area to withdraw civilians from the southern Khan Sheikhoun areas, which is now under siege.
Ansar Allah’s Qasef K2 drones carried out a series of attacks on the King Khalid airbase in Khamis Mushait, the Asir province.
South Yemen transitional council chief visits Saudi Arabia; Tension continues in southern Yemen between Mansour Hadi ans Southerners
ISWNews Analysis Group: The Mahrah tribes in eastern Yemen gathered and announced their readiness for fight against the Saudi coalition.
ISWNews Analysis Group: This afternoon, Syrian Army continued their advance westward after the liberation of Tal Tari, eventually joining the forces that had liberated the city of Khan Sheikhun in the west of the Khazanat checkpoint and thus the Turkish observation post, Morek, Kafr Zita, Latamenah and another villages were besieged by the Syrian Army.
Muhammad Baldawi, an Iraqi MP claimed that the airbase was attacked and the target was Hashad Sha’abi forces located in it.
Turks said they will not evacuate the Morek observation post; When SAA close the pocket we will see how they are true about their claim…
According to Yemeni Armed Forces spokesman, an American MQ9 UAV was targeted and shot down over the Zamar province by the Yemeni Army Air Defense System.