Militants Attacked Settlements In 2 Syrian Provinces Over Past 24 Hours - Russian Military
Faizan Hashmi 5 days ago Sat 15th June 2019 | 02:01 AM
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 15th June, 2019) Militant groups shelled settlements in the Syrian provinces of Hama and Latakia over the past 24 hours, the Russian Defense Ministry's Center for Syrian Reconciliation said in a statement on Friday.
"Over the past 24 hours, militants have attacked the settlements of Beyt-Smaira, Kara-Jagez,Nahshabba Darh-Abu-Asad, Ruyeset-Iskander, Eyn-al-Naur, Eyn-al-Hanzir, Rasha, Ardash-Dag and Hamrat in Latakia province, Huayz and Hamamiyat in Hama province," the statement read.
Syria has been in a state of civil war since 2011, with the government forces fighting against numerous opposition groups as well as militant and terrorist organizations. Russia and Turkey, along with Iran, are guarantors of the ceasefire in Syria.