Syria: Al-Nusra Withdraws from Positions in Golan Heights
The army men, backed up by the artillery and missile units, stormed Al-Nusra’s strongholds in the Western direction of Tal Bardaya and managed to push the terrorists back from more positions.
According to a battlefield source, the Syrian Army is attempting to seize the hilltop to impose fire control over the large pocket of militants near the occupied Golan Heights.
Also, a field sources reported that the army has dispatched a number of forces and equipment to the Western slope of the hill to repel terrorists’ possible attacks.
Relevant reports said on Tuesday that the Pro-government forces broke-through militants’ front-lines at the strategic hilltop of Tal Bardaya in Southwestern Damascus, seizing many points after a short battle on Monday night.
Also, a field source said that the army has laid siege on Tal Bardaya from different directions, adding that the next phase of the army operation will concentrate on imposing control over the key hilltop which will give fire control to the government forces over the important town of Moqr al-Ma’ar.