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JULY 2020

Syrian Army Deploys Fresh Reinforcements In Idlib, Prepares For Possible Operation (Video)

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On February 22, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) deployed fresh reinforcements along the frontlines in the northwestern governorate of Idlib.

The Ruptly agency released a video showing battle tanks, armored vehicles and howitzers heading to the southern Idlib countryside. Pro-government sources said that the reinforcements are from the army’s 5th Corps, which is known to be backed by Russia.

Two days ago, the SAA repelled a Turkish-led attack on its positions in southern Idlib. The Turkish military and its local proxies sustained catastrophic losses.

The army appears to be preparing for a new Turkish attack in southern Idlib. However, some activists claim that the reinforcements will support a new large-scale operation.

According to the activists, the new operation would be aimed at securing a vast region south of the M4 highway. The region would include the remaining militants’ positions in south and southwest Idlib as well as in northwest Hama.

A new military operation by the SAA will likely further provoke Turkey. Ankara had threatened to recapture the areas liberated by the SAA in its last operation before the end of this month.

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  • Assad must stay

    Nice, kick out the Torki lorki porkis hahahaha

    • Zionism = EVIL

      The Torki khar are digging a hole for themselves in Arab lands. What a bunch of morons who did not learn from their defeats in the last century and collapse of their moth eaten Osmani empire of pervert losers.

      • Assad must stay

        What made them become such perverted torki lorki porkis?

        • Zionism = EVIL

          I remember once having a discussion about the Torki Khars inflated opinion of their mongol failed state and delusional opinions about their superiority regarding Arabs, not recognizing the FACT that the morons lost to the Arabs anyway and converted to Islam and so did the mongols.Turkeys are completely confused ignorant idiots with no grasp of history and this latest moronic suicidal invasion of Arabs states in 2020 will cost them bigtime with massive blowback and quagmire. Russia also needs to get tough with these opportunist Turkeys who think like Zionists they can plunder Arab oil, gas and annex lands.

          • Assad must stay

            Darn tootin’!

          • Zionism = EVIL

            Indeed, his kow towing only emboldened the goat fucker Erdogan. Russia has known since 2013 that the Turkeys and Erdogan’s pimp family were stealing Syrian OIL and selling it for ISIS scum, but largely ignored it and that led the Americunts in to control the northeastern oil fields even after the Turkeys shot down the Russian SU-24, as they thought more or less rightly so far that Putin is not even tootin and will do nothing. The first dictum of war is never to let your enemy get entrenched and keep them off balance.

  • Hrky75

    All Syrians may not like Bashar and the current political system in Syria – but ALL Syrians positively HATE Johnny Turk. Faces in the video are not faces of scared conscripts forced to fight a war for a cause they don’t believe in and for a government they don’t support. These are faces of people ready to fight and die for their motherland. You can’t win against those people. You can turn back and go home before your ass is handed to you if you’re smart. If you are Erdogan on the other hand… https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/fc873a35fee25d222f3d83c031eba56ad0c1f5b0279c4ab69882c411549cfd63.jpg

    • Zionism = EVIL

      As I have mentioned before and my analysis of the Syrian Arab Army since I was a young officer is that it is the best of the regular Arab fighting militaries, despite having been double crossed by Egyptian pimps and various other Wahhabi scum. The SAA despite attempted bribery, treachery and propaganda tools deployed by the Americunts, Turkeys and Saudi/UAE pimps has held out as a cohesive fighting force and is now much better placed to fight the terrorists indefinitely. Most people don’t realize that 80% of the officer corps and manpower is still Sunni Syrians who are committed to the country and its defence. Today Syrian armed forces is a motivated disciplined, de-centralization, technically evolving force mentored by the Russian Federation, Iran and Hezbollah.

      The SAA today is also highly adaptable, flexible, lean and mobile enough to respond quickly to the new reality of the now primarily Turkeys sponsorship of terrorism and growing involvement on Syrian soil. The SAA controls almost all urban areas now and is in the process of regaining control of the Idlib terrorist enclave. Turkey meanwhile has no strategic plan or even an exit strategy from its self induced delusional pipe dream of occupying Syrian lands and creating a “neo-Ottoman” era on Arab lands, despite facing humiliating defeats a century ago at the hands of Arabs. There is already growing restlessness in the Turkish military as demoralized conscripts refuse to fight and there are rumblings of a coup in the officer corps as casualties rise in both Libya and Syria. The idiot Erdogan is now stuck in a costly hole and needs to get out of both Syria and Libya before the Turkey is really cooked. The SAA and its allies are getting started and will impose a very cost to the deadbeat Turkeys.

    • Peter Jennings

      Considering the last election turnout and the votes cast for Assad, there cannot be too many Syrian’s who do not like their President.

      Those Syrians who are fighting their own gov’t and people are doing so for the dollar and whatever they can steal.

  • Islamic Power

    SAA should just stick to Russian air support and artillery, their infantry are pathetic.

    • Traiano Welcome

      Pathetic or not, they’re still winning against the combined forces of Daesh, Turkey and NATO.
      That makes Turkish and ISIS forces even more pathetic.

      • Islamic Power

        Lol SAA bodies everywhere

    • bytetracer

      Lol. You must be some genius, aren’t you? Control over land is not hold without boots on the ground. Nice to see your jihadi friends are such a majestic infantryman (Nayrab rings any bell?).

      • Islamic Power

        Even the chickens are drinking the blood of SAA soldiers, they don’t stand a chance on face to face combat lol

        • Kananda

          islam.
          is.
          shit.

          • Islamic Power

            Islam is peace

          • FlorianGeyer

            ‘Jihadi’ Islam is an insult to Islam and its high time that those backing the monsters were terminated.

          • Islamic Power

            True jihad would be fighting for Allah, not money.

            And only seeking help from Allah not the kuffar

          • Josiah Isaboke

            “Fighting for Allah not money” he says….Saudi Arabia, Qatar,UAE among the 25 RICHEST COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD! Are they serving the kuffar? These countries spend so much money buying expensive cars and diamonds and my favourite: FUNDING WAHABBI TERRORISTS AROUND THE WORLD AND HELPING OVERTHROW ISLAMIC COUNTRIES. They are the cornerstone of ISLAM AND ALLAH! The most holy shrines are in Saudi Arabia so…Money money money baby!!! Seems like Allah is a bitch! https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/07/07/richest-countries-in-the-world/39630693/

          • Islamic Power

            I would’ve nicely replied to you but you seem to lack respect.

          • FlorianGeyer

            That being the case, what is you opinion of ISIS and Al nusra and friends?
            do you support the caging of women as human shields that were witnessed in Douma when the jihadis were in control?

            Do you support the murder of SAA prisoners of war?
            Do you support the slave markets of ISIS etc?

          • Islamic Power

            SAA are not innocent either… my reply to you is this…

            Before engaging in battle, the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) instructed his soldiers:
             
            1. Do not kill any child, any woman, or any elder or sick person. (Sunan Abu Dawud)
            2. Do not practice treachery or mutilation. (Al-Muwatta)
            3. Do not uproot or burn palms or cut down fruitful trees. (Al-Muwatta)
            4. Do not slaughter a sheep or a cow or a camel, except for food. (Al-Muwatta)
            5. If one fights his brother, [he must] avoid striking the face, for God created him in the image of Adam. (Sahih Bukhari, Sahih Muslim)
            6. Do not kill the monks in monasteries, and do not kill those sitting in places of worship. (Musnad Ahmad Ibn Hanbal)
            7. Do not destroy the villages and towns, do not spoil the cultivated fields and gardens, and do not slaughter the cattle. (Sahih Bukhari; Sunan Abu Dawud)
            8. Do not wish for an encounter with the enemy; pray to God to grant you security; but when you [are forced to] encounter them, exercise patience. (Sahih Muslim)
            9. No one may punish with fire except the Lord of Fire. (Sunan Abu Dawud).
            10. Accustom yourselves to do good if people do good, and to not do wrong even if they commit evil. (Al-Tirmidhi)

          • Tudor Miron

            Your post proves that you (daesh/nusra rats which are in fact irregular armed forces of US) have nothing to do with real Koranic Islam. You breach every word of the Prophet.

          • Islamic Power

            I agree with you

          • Islamic Power

            Before engaging in battle, the Prophet Muhammad (SAW) instructed his soldiers:
             
            1. Do not kill any child, any woman, or any elder or sick person. (Sunan Abu Dawud)
            2. Do not practice treachery or mutilation. (Al-Muwatta)
            3. Do not uproot or burn palms or cut down fruitful trees. (Al-Muwatta)
            4. Do not slaughter a sheep or a cow or a camel, except for food. (Al-Muwatta)
            5. If one fights his brother, [he must] avoid striking the face, for God created him in the image of Adam. (Sahih Bukhari, Sahih Muslim)
            6. Do not kill the monks in monasteries, and do not kill those sitting in places of worship. (Musnad Ahmad Ibn Hanbal)
            7. Do not destroy the villages and towns, do not spoil the cultivated fields and gardens, and do not slaughter the cattle. (Sahih Bukhari; Sunan Abu Dawud)
            8. Do not wish for an encounter with the enemy; pray to God to grant you security; but when you [are forced to] encounter them, exercise patience. (Sahih Muslim)
            9. No one may punish with fire except the Lord of Fire. (Sunan Abu Dawud).
            10. Accustom yourselves to do good if people do good, and to not do wrong even if they commit evil. (Al-Tirmidhi)

        • bytetracer

          You must be joking, right? You saw that clip of dead jihadi morons and bought into it?

          • Islamic Power

            I couldn’t care less

        • Dawn

          That is a fairy tale we were hearing since 2001 :) Yet against the all odds, Syrian army is still standing and kicking the ass of american, turkish, israelis and saudis headchoping animals :) And your pathetic cries wont change a thing… Soon your terrorists brothers will be doing concubines to devil in hell :)

          • Islamic Power

            Nice

  • Vitex

    Is that an IR anti-missile system on the T-62s?

  • Xoli Xoli

    SAA should prepare swam drone attack on Turkey bases.

    • Josiah Isaboke

      SAA are NOT terrorists…. Swarm drones is the tactic of desperate jihadis…Any army that fight professionally wins with honour. Next you might suggest they do SVIEDS too?

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  • Islamic Power
    • ©igare☘☘e👽Sm⚽️k🚬ng🦉Man️🎲
      • Islamic Power

        But what you hold is truth?

    • bytetracer

      Oh, no, no, no, no, no… Now I am going to cry… How noble are those rebels, saving little doggies while beheading human beings at the same time…

      • Islamic Power

        Thanks

    • Traiano Welcome

      Are these the same dog rescuers who beheaded this Palestinian boy:

      http://www.losservatorio.org/en/countries/asia/middle-east/palestine/item/395-12-year-old-palestinian-boy-beheaded-by-syrian-rebels

      Those who value the lives of dogs more than people have no credibility.

      • Islamic Power

        These alawite thugs are good at imitating Muslims

        • Arch Bungle

          What have the Alawites to do with the question? We don’t see Alawites beheading innocents. We see SUNNI Wahabbnist MUSLIMs doing it.
          The Shia are a benign and preferrable interpretation of Islam, one which the Western world can coexist with.
          Sunni Islam must be made extinct.

        • Pork

          You make it obvious you’re a dual citizen of US and israel. Headchoppers can’t read or write let alone in English.

          • Islamic Power

            Alright buddy, all good

      • Toni Liu

        Hahah what they can do right now just lies, and look what they did before, its better assad kill every last them because they already make all their family to terrorist hardcore, so they need to be eliminated to make sure no suicide bomber in our peaceful communities

    • Toni Liu

      Hahaha seems we rolled your ass good enough until there are no good news just lies came from your shitty side, just die with all your generation, our peaceful civilization doesnt need any of your future suicide bomber

      • Islamic Power

        You’re right

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  • Tim Williams

    This where the action is going on right now … very southern part of IDLIB

    https://twitter.com/SyriaGeneral/status/1231294109031313408

    Hass has been liberated … SAA still pushing west … 3 dozen airstrikes by the RuAF on rat positions already

    • FlorianGeyer

      The SAA is taking the initiative after securing their massive gains and allowing the logistics trail to adjust.

      Bravo

      • Tim Williams

        … goal is to seize 5 – 6 new communities …

  • Raptar Driver

    This is now an infestation clearing op.
    Use same methods as with rats, coyotes, and Albanians.

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  • Tim Williams

    Erdogan intends to stuff more Turkish men into the meat grinder

    https://geopolitics.news/middle-east/erdogan-says-turkey-will-act-more-resolutely-in-syria/

    • Al Balog

      Yep, Erdogan is so patriotic that he would let his country’s army die for his own neo-Ottoman fantasies. The blood is on his hands. Disgraceful use of an army.

    • Zionism = EVIL

      Latest intel shows that there are over 15,000 Turkeys and demoralized headchoppers in Idlib left with around 300 tanks and APC and about 50 SP, rocket launchers and towed artillery. If Russia unleashes airpower it in not much of an invasion force and the SAA if backed up by mobile layered SAM umbrella can easily defeat the Turkey invasion force.

  • Tim Williams

    Al Khidr now liberated … SAA still pushing west

  • Tim Williams

    battle map … push going on to the M4 in flanking manouever as well

    https://twitter.com/200_zoka/status/1231276800103374849/photo/1

  • Josiah Isaboke

    You are late South Front…The operation has already started. Probably to secure the M4 Highway…GO SAA!!!GO RUSSIA!!! Man i feel so proud i could cum! And i am not even Syrian nor Russian. Imagine if i were. Hhahahahahahah

  • Jesus

    Added reinforcements will thicken up defenses and provide armed resource for a strong enveloping counter attack. With ample air cover Syrian armed forces could reduce the HTS footprint in Idlib before the end of February.

    • Tim Williams

      everyday … the RATS footprint shrinks

  • Tim Williams

    MAJOR buildup up heavy tanks 50 + west of Nayrab … punched through decimated rat defenses on the M4 … rolling west … appears they will attempt meet up with the forces on foot that are going through the hills and headed towards Urum al Jawz

  • Tim Williams

    the operation … any resistance being neutered

    https://twitter.com/200_zoka/status/1231276800103374849/photo/1

  • Tim Williams

    RATS are being hit all over … rough night for trying to sleep

    https://twitter.com/200_zoka/status/1231331861605048326

  • Tim Williams

    Retired TURK rear Admiral now openly defying Erdogan … you are sending our boys to death

    https://twitter.com/andreasmoun/status/1231198886485733376

  • Tim Williams

    SAA forces in the hills now 2/3 of the way towards their objective … when your reach it …YOU MUST HOLD … IT IS CRITICAL … they are being told

  • Tim Williams

    SAA knocking on the door of Kafranbel now … small force splits off and is headed south towards Basqala …

  • Tim Williams
  • Tim Williams

    with nothing to spot the rounds … you are shooting blind

    https://twitter.com/200_zoka/status/1231346094644310020

  • Tim Williams

    al Barah being lit up tonight … rat reinforcements snuffed out

    https://twitter.com/mohmad_rasheed/status/1231326721565220866

  • Tim Williams
  • Tim Williams

    and the western media keeps eating up … the schools were bombed

    https://twitter.com/ShehabiFares/status/1231113931143421952

  • Tim Williams
  • Tim Williams

    I’d hate to be anywhere near the receiving end of this … WOW

    https://twitter.com/200_zoka/status/1231274487775191040

  • Tim Williams
    • Kananda

      nothing changed. i wrote you already, do not feed the comment section with fake news.

  • Dick Von Dast’Ard

    Kurds are very quiet at present.

  • Tim Williams

    still awaiting the official victory … likely when the sun comes up

    https://twitter.com/AndrewBritani/status/1231322143452954625

  • Willing Conscience (The Truths

    This is what we should’ve done in the first place, if the SAA had put in the same effort here as they did in northeast Idlib and Western Aleppo, we could’ve liberated this whole area very quickly and easily [2 or 3 days a week at the most], as well most of what we did get anyway.
    Attacking Aleppo just forced the Turks to act more quickly and decisively than they would’ve if we’d started on South Idlib first, if we’d just stayed away from his Turkmen brothers and only concentrated on the mainly Arab areas he wouldn’t have gotten so upset so quickly, and we could’ve gotten away with a lot more than we did before this Turkish reinforcement happened.
    Most of the Arabs in Hama and Southern Idlib want to be liberated, but most of the Turkmen in Latakia, Northern Idlib, and western Aleppo don’t want to be liberated at all, they just want to become a province of Turkey, it’s pretty simple.
    If we’d attacked the Southern areas first we wouldn’t have had to fight that hard to take them back, and even if those areas aren’t as high value as the highways and industrial facilities in northern Idlib and Aleppo were, I personally think they were much important from a humanitarian aspect, they want to be saved there but they don’t want to be in the north, well that’s not entirely true, there are some in the north that want to be saved and some in the south that don’t, but in general terms and put simply, my assertion is basically correct.
    And if we hadn’t spooked a mass exodus of pro Erdogan refugees by the time we’d liberated the entire South, and Turkey hadn’t felt the need to act decisively to stop us, we could’ve just kept going and did what we already just did, or even have a break and consolidate for a while, then got back into it when we were ready.
    In 6 days time all hell may break loose, Erdogan has the will and capacity to make the SAA’s lives miserable, and if Putin doesn’t give him at least something to keep him happy, I’m sure that’s exactly what he’s going to do.

  • Xanatos

    SaA needs to do this southern sweep. If they wait for a large Turkish force to mobilize inside idlib, then the turks have a path to return to khan sheikun.

  • RichardD

    The SAA tactic of cordon and clear has worked well for them. The M4 is well suited for this type of tactic. Advancing from both the east and the west. Assuming that conditions are favorable for this. I’m sure that the Syrian government coalition will pursue the best option. Though the Turkish involvement in hostilities complicates matters.

    I have a hard time believing that the Turks are going to continue sacrificing their troops for Israel and fighting Israel’s war for it so that Turks die rather than Jews.

  • RichardD

    This is the flag that Turkey sends it’s soldiers to die for so that Jews don’t have to.
    https://ansarulhaqq.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/israelnazi_flag_of_israel1.jpg

  • RichardD

    I don’t think that the Turkish government sending it’s soldiers to die for Israel is a very smart thing to do. Considering that the Jews are trying to dismember Turkey.
    https://images.haarets.co.il/image/fetch/w_1843,h_1067,x_103,y_91,c_crop,g_north_west/w_1218,h_685,q_auto,c_fill,f_auto/fl_any_format.preserve_transparency.progressive:none/https://www.haaretz.co.il/polopoly_fs/1.5683640!/image/1018316866.jpg

  • RichardD

    This appears to be the future that the Turkish government is planning to help the Jews bring to Turkey.
    https://www.aljazeera.com/mritems/Images/2016/5/3/b34f9084190741f59f8d14c24a28f26a_8.jpg

  • RichardD

    Maybe the Jews will send the Turks Israeli flags manufactured in settler factories in the occupied territories to drape over the coffins of all of the dead Turkish soldiers that Turkey is sending to Idlib to die for Israel so that Jews don’t have to.