A brief overivew of the recent developments in Syria:
- A 9th joint Russian-Turkish patrol took place on the M4 highway;
- A field commander of the Sultan Murad Division survived an assassination attempt in the district of Sharran in southern Afrin;
- The Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP) blew up the Zayzun thermal power plant;
- Around 700 militants defected from the Turkish-backed Sultan Murad Division as result of internal disagreements related to the group’s involvement in the Libyan war.