A brief overview of the recent developments in Syria:
- 2 Turkish soldiers were killed in a shelling near the Manbij area;
- The US destroyed its military garrison in Kharab Ashak, near Kobani;
- U.S. warplanes and attack helicopters were reportedly used near Ain Issa, when Turkish-backed forces came ‘too close’ to US troops;
- Russian airstrikes hit miltiant positions near Rakaya, Kafr Sanja and other areas in southern Idlib and northern Lattakia;
- Government forces are reportedly preparing to enter the Omar oil fields;
- Units of the Syrian Army entered Raqqah city.