Government Forces Enter Strategic Village In Western Ghouta. Israel Opens Fire At Army Positions Again

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Government Forces Enter Strategic Village In Western Ghouta. Israel Opens Fire At Army Positions Again

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On November 19, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and National Defense Forces (NDF) entered the village of Kafr Hawr in the Western Ghouta region, according to Syrian pro-government sources.

Kafr Hawr locals had signed a reconciliation deal with the Syrian government. However, Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (formerly Jabhat al-Nusra, the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda; HTS) and Free Syrian Army (FSA) groups didn’t respect the locals’ choice and used the village as a foothold for attacks against the SAA. On November 18, dozens of angry locals protested in Kafr Hawr and demanded HTS and FSA to leave the city immediately, according to opposition sources.

The SAA surrendered Kafr Hawr from the northern, western and southwestern directions on November 18 after capturing four hills southwest of it.

Local sources from the Western Ghouta-Quneitra region confirmed that the SAA entered Kafr Hawr and added that a large number of militants in the village surrendered to the SAA.

Thanks to deploying inside Kafr Hawr, the SAA effectively besieged the HTS-held villages of Beit Saber and Bytima from southwest, west, north and east, leaving HTS fighters with a narrow route towards Beit Jinn from the southeastern direction.

HTS fighters will likely withdraw from the villages of Beit Saber and Bytima towards Beit Jinn if the SAA and the locals pressure them enough.

The Israeli Army announced that its battle tank fired a warning shot against the SAA after it had tried strengthening a military post in the demilitarized zone between Syria and Israel.

Pro-government sources confirmed the Israeli attack and said that the Israeli tanks fired at a position of the SAA in Qasr al-Naqr near the town of Hadar north of the Golan Heights. The Israeli warning shot didn’t result in any casualties.

On November 18, Israeli forces also fired a warning shot against an SAA position around Hadar. Pro-government activists believe that these attacks, are a message that Israel is upset because of the recent SAA advances in the Western Ghouta-Quneitra region.

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  • heydrich

    A real civil war In israHELL against zionists is on the horizon , not a staged proxy militants-foreigners-terrorists’s from overseas abroad fake civil war as seen in this infographic map , a real civil war against zionists in israHELL to liberate arab Palestine from zionists-terrorists’s occupation is immenent underway !

    • Icarus Tanović

      Seem so.

    • Eric Holt

      That´s been tried 4 times already. Failed every time, remember. And in record times compared to Russia´s cleansing back in 1917!

  • Attrition47

    @Southfront

    Should “The
    SAA *surrendered* Kafr Hawr from the northern, western and southwestern
    directions on November 18 after capturing four hills southwest of it.”

    * read “surrounded”?

  • MeMadMax

    Benjamin netanyahoo is under investigation for various crimes within his own country:

    https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/aug/04/benjamin-netanyahu-suspect-fraud-investigation-israel-police

    Maybe you israelites had better look into a change of government before ur so called leader gets you into real doodoo with the russian bear.

    ^.^

    • Thegr8rambino

      haha yes thats all israel can do, “warning shots”, otherwise it will get pushed back into its hole by the great russian bear

    • Eric Holt

      At least he does not put himself above reproach as does the leader of the so called toothless Russian bear. Putin was a commander in the KGB and now a politician, but it is hard to see how he became one of the richest men in the world on those wages without being a part of enormous corruption. He used his power to stop investigations into himself, unlike neti … who happens to work for the people and not them for him. Guess you need to look inside your own jocks sometimes to see where the doodoo lump really lays. Russia has been struggling with the Syrians for over two years .. a job country Israel always brings to its knees in six days lol. And your telling Israel to wake up when Israel is now joined by the greater 90% of the Arab nations against Iran in Syria. And just imagine, they never once mentioned Russia the bear as a problem lol. Your inconsequential, so far from home. Maybe Russia the bear better look into a change of partners before it gets itself into big doodoo with the sleeping lion.

  • Mountains

    Iranian troops entering Golan heights

    • Garga

      Should be no problem. They’re allied with Israel if I remembered correctly from your previous posts.

    • Tudor Miron

      So what? Is it your land? Your country? What’s your reason for being so nervous about that?

    • FlorianGeyer

      Evidence please Mountains ?

    • Icarus Tanović

      Wooow, that’s such a contusion.

    • Thegr8rambino

      iran invades israel, tel aviv surrenders, world peace is accomplished

    • Bob

      What is your proof those in above story are Iranian military personnel in western Ghouta sector?

    • alejoeisabel

      Not necessary, although Syria does have the right to seek the military aid for the defense of its sovereignty and national integrity which includes the occupied Syrian Golan Heights.

  • Icarus Tanović

    Israel can take dick and smile.

  • That Guy

    Next time SAA should respond with grad shelling.

  • gustavo

    Israel is allwoed by Russia to do whaterver it wants in Syria.

  • RichardD

    If you look at the history of Israeli aggression in the Levant. It’s clear that they’re planning the preemptive use of nuclear weapons against those that won’t let them have their way. There’s no doubt in my mind that they’re planning terror and WMD attacks against UNSC P5 members to prevent resolutions being implemented against them for all of their crimes:

    “9-11/Israel did it”
    https://wikispooks.com/wiki/9-11/Israel_did_it

    “Israel reiterated its post-1956 position that the closure of the straits of Tiran to its shipping would be a casus belli and in late May Nasser announced the straits would be closed to Israeli vessels. Egypt then mobilised its forces along its border with Israel, and on 5 June Israel launched what it claimed were a series of preemptive airstrikes against Egyptian airfields.”

    Six-Day War
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six-Day_War

    “The war began when the Arab coalition launched a joint surprise attack on Israeli positions in the Israeli-occupied territories (The Israeli-occupied territories are the territories occupied by Israel during the Six-Day War of 1967.)”

    Yom Kippur War
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yom_Kippur_War

    “the New York Times reported that in the days before the 1967 Six Day War Israel planned to insert a team of paratroopers by helicopter into the Sinai. Their mission was to set up and remote detonate a nuclear bomb on a mountaintop as a warning to belligerent surrounding states. …

    In the 1973 Yom Kippur War, Arab forces were overwhelming Israeli forces and Prime Minister Golda Meir authorized a nuclear alert and ordered 13 atomic bombs be readied for use by missiles and aircraft. The Israeli Ambassador warned President Nixon of “very serious conclusions” if the United States did not airlift supplies. Nixon complied. This is seen by some commentators on the subject as the first threat of the use of the Samson Option. ..

    We possess several hundred atomic warheads and rockets and can launch them at targets in all directions, perhaps even at Rome. Most European capitals are targets for our air force. … General Moshe Dayan: ‘Israel must be like a mad dog, too dangerous to bother.’ …Our armed forces, however, are not the thirtieth strongest in the world, but rather the second or third. We have the capability to take the world down with us. And I can assure you that that will happen before Israel goes under.”

    Samson Option – Wikipedia
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samson_Option

    “The recommendations of the report were that Israel should do anything possible to prevent an anti-Israeli coalition from being formed … It suggested Israel should retain the option of carrying out preemptive strikes, describing them as ‘anticipatory self-defense’. The strikes would be a combination of air strikes and selective covert operations by ground forces at certain critical (and publicly unnamed) locations.”

    Project Daniel
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Project_Daniel

  • Attrition47

    http://medium.com/@markfmccarty/al-qaeda-kidnapped-syrian-civilians-gassed-them-filmed-their-death-throes-and-blamed-it-all-on-f31aac060ebc

    Al Qaeda Kidnapped Syrian Civilians, Gassed Them, Filmed Their Death Throes, and Blamed It All on Assad  and the US and Its UN Puppets Swallowed It Whole

    May be true

    • RichardD

      Fraud is a Jew world order specialty used to support their grotesque problem, reaction, solution Hegelian theater that they pass off as contemporary political “reality”.

    • gustavo

      Avery Al Qaeda element being trapped in Syria must be sentence to death penalty, none mercy please for these criminals. Let us send them to Alah for him to forgive them.

      • Attrition47

        No, they’re the perverted guttersnipes, not us.