Syrian Army in the Gates of Kuweires Airbase Southeast of Aleppo
Syrian Army and Allied forces win last fights against ISIS terrorist in four fronts of Aleppo, Now take a last step to recapture Kuweires strategic airbase.
Thousands of soldiers from the Syrian army, Hezbollah and popular forces, backed up by Russian air force, started the final phase of a landmark operation early Tuesday morning and have already come almost half a mile closer to the Kuweires airport Southeast of Aleppo in a region where advance in every inch has taken days.
Kuweires a strategic airbase has been under ISIS siege for two years now.
According to the military source, the pro-government forces are preparing to mop up the rest of Sheikh Ahmad region to prepare for a massive offensive on ISIL positions along the Aleppo-Raqqa Highway.
Some 80 percent of Sheikh Ahmad that is seen as a milestone in the Damascus war on terrorist groups in the Northern province of Aleppo is now under the control of the pro-government forces.
Last night the pro-government forces were deployed in most parts of Sheikh Ahmad, just 2,600 meters far farm the Southern gates of the strategic Kuweires airbase.
Hundreds of Syrian forces are under a tight siege at the airbase as a result of the occupation of vast areas surrounding the airport by the terrorists.
The Syrian army’s helicopters supply foodstuff and other needs to the Syrian troops defending the airport.