At least 40 Takfiri insurgents were killed as forces from the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) advance in Tal Rifaat in Alepppo countryside.
Sources told al-Manar that the YPG seized control of Ain Daqneh town, adding that they were heading towards Kaljibrin, and that they have managed to cut off Kaljibrin-Tal Rifaat road.
Tal Rifaat is one of the remaining Takfiri bastions north of Aleppo.
The sources noted that the Kurdish forces also captured several insurgents, including a captain in “Liwaa al-Fath” (Brigade of Conqeust), Ismail Naddaf.
The sources said that the seizure of Kaljibrin makes the Kurdish forces in direct confrontation with the Takfiri group, ISIL (so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Levant) in Aleppo countryside.