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Syrian Army Liberates Two Towns In Southern Idlib

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On March 7, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) liberated two towns in the southern Idlib countryside in what appears to be a limited ground attack.

According to several sources, army troops advanced in the region in the afternoon, imposing control of Marat Makhus and Burayj. No heavy clashes were reported.

Some opposition activist claimed that the two towns, which are located northwest of the town of Kafr Nabl, were a “no-man land.” However, other activists confirmed that the militants were forced to retreat from the towns following intense shelling by the SAA.

Syrian Army Liberates Two Towns In Southern Idlib

Click to see full-size map. Source: (@Suriyakmaps) on Twitter.

The army’s ground attack may have been a response to the recent ceasefire violations by the remaining militants in Greater Idlib. The militants violated the ceasefire six times on March 6. On March 7, more violations were reported in southeast Idlib and northwest Aleppo.

Earlier, al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) rejected the recent Russian-Turkish agreement on Greater Idlib. The terrorist group, which is the biggest in the region, vowed to fight against the SAA and its allies.

The SAA will not likely advance any further in southern Idlib as for now. Nevertheless, the army could launch a fresh large-scale military operation in the region if Turkish-backed militants went on with their provocations.

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  1. The Real McCoy says:

    White power!

  2. The Man says:

    SAA, just bomb the f*ckers… and take no prisoners, and if there are Turds embedded with the rats, so be it!

  3. Nara ?? says:

    I have family members in Damascus, is the area safe from bombings and attacks?

    1. Tim Williams says:

      relatively so … did have a car bombing a couple of days ago … but is becoming rarer and rarer ..

      1. Nara ?? says:

        That’s good to hear. I wish they would just leave the country.

        1. Tim Williams says:

          peace is coming … it will come very soon .. good things are happening


          1. BMWA1 says:

            You seem to be the go-to guy on Syria!

          2. Tim Williams says:

            it’s all out their for everyone to see

          3. ©igare☘☘e?Sm⚽️k?ng?Man️? says:

            Sorry Tim, and I m not trying to be funny but it’s one of those things that really annoy me :

            “There” refers to a place – either a concrete or abstract place.

            “Their” indicates possession.

            “They’re” is merely a contraction for “they are.”

          4. PZIVJ says:

            Thanks. :)
            “They’re there in their home”

          5. FlorianGeyer says:

            It’s heartening to see the reconstruction proceeding at such a fast pace.

    2. The Man says:

      Yep, very safe. I’m currently in Syria and it’s extremely safe. Getting better day by day…

      Another few weeks or perhaps months, the Turds will be out and they’ll probably take their scum rats with them, and the North will be safe. At the moment, the Turds are taking the opportunity of their recent submission or capitulation (surrender even) to Putin by exporting their scum rats to Libya!

      1. Nara ?? says:

        Thank you, that’s great to hear

    3. Ishyrion Av says:

      Why don’t you ask them? Phones and internet are working.

      1. Nara ?? says:

        I haven’t been able to contact them

        1. Ishyrion Av says:

          IF you have family in Damascus, you surely can contact someone, one of them or a family friend. If not, well…

  4. cliff says:

    If i was the SAA i would employ more air defense first and Radar to locate mortar and Artillery position,first of the Russians would have to do a reconnaissance to locate Turkey position of air defence location then full scale operations.

    1. Tim Williams says:

      TURKS are now out of this … they are removing their equipment

      1. cliff says:

        I hope you are right, as a human being I want the Syrian government to get this over with so the refugees could go back to they homeland. The nation is 60 years back from where they was,the rebuilding will put them in much more debts and they military will no be the same or as powerful ast they was till 20 years later,no curse nation could call them a threat.

        1. Tim Williams says:

          rebuilding is going much faster then Western media tells the public


          Military is battle hardened and will bounce back to a power to reckon with when this is over … all new equipment will arrive

          1. ©igare☘☘e?Sm⚽️k?ng?Man️? says:

            Some of those pictures Tim seem to have been taken before the start of the war and not after the end of the war in Aleppo.

          2. GuyQ says:

            I am impressed.

          3. FlorianGeyer says:

            Britain started spending billions of £ cash to build a fast railway 10 years ago.

            To date not even 1 metre of track has been laid, over 3 billion pounds spent, and the HS2 project cost has trebled so far with another 10 years at least for the trains to run :)

          4. Vitex says:

            Crony capitalists paying each other to do nothing? Who’d have thought it! In my town we have the consortium named The Well Connected Alliance – true fact

          5. FlorianGeyer says:

            Yes, it’s all about the gravy train of experts, consultants,architects, engineers, environmentalists, lobbyists etc etc, having meetings about having meetings and the holy grail of all boondoggles so much loved by OUR corrupt elites professional’s.
            *******************************FEES*****and lots of them :) ************

          6. JIMI JAMES says:

            Enviro friendly california too,it seems these neo-liberal hedgefrogs seem yo have an apparent distaste towards efficiency and more practical jobs for the masses,
            worse yet leppar trends considered the more viable enviroment for pelosis block:

  5. BMWA1 says:

    This is a great ceasefire!

    1. Tim Williams says:

      fire on us … lose your city … remember the cease fire only involves Turkey – Russia – Syria …

    2. Hasbara Hunter says:

      What Ceasefire?

    3. northerntruthseeker . says:

      The idea was to try to return to the Astana agreements of 2018, and thus allow the SAA and the Syrian people to have control over the Idlib pocket right up to the M4 Motorway…

      Of course the American run “terrorists” in the pocket would never conform to the agreements and they are the first to ruin any ceasefire…. They want to continue their operations in Idlib in the hope that it would turn into a wider range war that would bring the members of FUKUS into the fold as well as direct intervention by the psycho state of Israel..

    4. Mikael says:

      How many hours did it last ???

  6. Nara ?? says:

    What has ever happened to the city of Kesab?

    1. Tim Williams says:

      the terrorists caused a lot of destruction unfortunately …

      you can see what they did …


  7. The Real McCoy says:

    Mawa. I live white america

    1. Ronald says:

      Why has America funded this war against white Shia and Christians in Syria.

      1. occupybacon says:

        Why they bombed Serbia

        1. Ishyrion Av says:

          Same reasons. Israel wants to destroy Christianity. US is Israel’s hand.

      2. Tim Williams says:

        Keep the oil and gas in the LEVANT FIELD from being developed … SAUDI and other Arab countries bankrolled it and the USA supplied the original weapons from Libya at the beginning and continued to supply the rats for years …


      3. russ says:

        Because of USZOG…

      4. Drew says:

        jewSA did it for the Greater Pissrahell project, which entailed destabilizing, destroying Arab countries to be taken over by the leper colony of Hell Aviv and send scores of rapefugees to Europe with the goal of White Genocide by Immigration! American Zio regime is a traitor to Europe and to whites in general.

    2. JIMI JAMES says:

      Your masonic templar fakes aint god,nor are you and your fake friends nazi you lose neo liberal!
      Not whilst I breath the air,you can bet your lame life on that too,new mexico:

  8. Basic Guy says:

    „ The army’s ground attack may have been a response to the recent ceasefire violations by the remaining militants in Greater Idlib.“

    thats so bad even for propaganda

    1. Tim Williams says:

      terrorists did not agree to the ceasefire … fire on the SAA … lose your town

  9. Tim Williams says:

    It’s time for Lebanon to ask for air patrols over their country by the RuAF


    This would be a game changer in the area …

    1. Icarus Tanović says:

      That would be so great.

      1. Tim Williams says:

        Lebanon has no air force and no air defense .. IDF planes violate their airspace thousands of times every single year with no repercussions …

        IRAN has offered them free SAMS … but the government is afraid to take them ..


        1. Icarus Tanović says:

          Don’t count Hezbollah out.

          1. Tim Williams says:

            Hezbollah would likely operate them … the govt of Lebanon needs to give the green light for it to happen …

            Personally … the Russian pilots would love the practice of going up against the best in a cat and mouse with the IDF without having to shoot each other down …

          2. Assad must stay says:

            russia needs to confrotn these israhelli planes and stop them from bombing syria willy nilly if they are really serious aobut protecting their ally

  10. Tim Williams says:

    I am so glad I was finally able to eliminate CNN from my cable service …


    This animal is on their payroll …

    1. PZIVJ says:

      Any news on Turks leaving the surrounded OP’s ?
      I am thinking they will not, to appease the Jihadist rats. :/

      1. Tim Williams says:

        Russia is to escort them out … logistics being worked out still

  11. ©igare☘☘e?Sm⚽️k?ng?Man️? says:

    Erdoganistan’s police in action at the Greek border.


    1. FlorianGeyer says:

      The Turks have gone insane :)
      Is it in the hope that NATO will get involved in Idlib?

      1. Tim Williams says:

        not going to happen

      2. ©igare☘☘e?Sm⚽️k?ng?Man️? says:

        They see that Germany gives them anything they ask for, they just got another half mill euros on top of the 6 bil euros they are getting ”to keep the immigrants” …!

      3. PZIVJ says:

        Erdogan cries and pleads with NATO and the EU.
        And yet he will receive nothing !! :DD

        1. Tim Williams says:

          Everyone on the planet know’s he can’t be trusted .. Even the tribes in the Amazon forest with no TV or electricity … when asked about ERDO … they shake their head no too

  12. Icarus Tanović says:

    Great news for tonight!

    1. Tim Williams says:

      TURKEY does nothing … they know better now …

  13. ©igare☘☘e?Sm⚽️k?ng?Man️? says:

    Turkish police is trying to pull and tear the Greek fence.
    They used vehicles too.


  14. ©igare☘☘e?Sm⚽️k?ng?Man️? says:

    The Turkish propaganda that these are Syrians is not convincing anyone either !


    1. TS says:

      I highly doubt that there are many Syrians within those refugees. Many of them are Jihadi terrorists that will unleash hell within Europe if allowed to pass.

    2. Lazy Gamer says:

      Some have really come a long way. lol So, there are economic and cultural constraints, I guess the best arrangement would be for the EU to set up camps in the short term, wind down hostilities in the midterm and in the long term avoid funding wars and to invest spare money in other countries(BRI? lol).

      1. ©igare☘☘e?Sm⚽️k?ng?Man️? says:

        They are giving 6.5 bil euros to Turkey to keep them in. And they are not. They v taken the money and they are helping the immigrant – jihadis break through the Greek border!
        Those 6.5 bil euros should had been invested on the countries they came from give them jobs in their countries, keep them happy in their own countries.
        And like you said, don’t go bombing their countries every chance you get … USA and UK …!

  15. Shia man says:

    This post is false news pro-government sources deny this but the terrorist rats are the ones spreading this info

    The SAA responds to a rat fire on the Al Fatire Front. The news of the army's progress at Al Burayj and Marat Muqs is false— Y.N.M.S (@ynms79797979) March 7, 2020

    1. Tim Williams says:

      I would not doubt that is false

    2. Liberal guy says:

      U mean ynms is fake?

      1. Liberal guy says:

        Plz answer. Am also a Shia Muslim from india

      2. Tim Williams says:

        no he’s 100 % legit has many contact with SAA troops in the field … extremely reliable

      3. Shia man says:

        Sorry my friend I should have been more transparent pro-government sources for SAA denied capturing any villages from rebels today but the rats are reporting that SAA captured these villages mentioned in SouthFront post I say they put up false news sometime people make mistakes I expect them to correct it tomorrow they usually do correct their mistakes.

    3. Liberal guy says:

      Is he a troll??????

      1. Shia man says:

        Ynms is not a troll plus I first seen this info at https://syriancivilwarmap.com/
        Then I checked SANA (Syrian arab news ageny) they also had no mention of it not on Arabic version or English version of the site it’s false news

  16. Shia man says:

    MAJOR: Videos of the Alleged Destruction of the Syrian Military by Turkish Air Force Turn Out to be Fake https://t.co/E5u1FLrDke #NeoOttomanism #Propaganda #Terrorism #Turkey pic.twitter.com/tSpeqsy5Pq— Fort Russ News (@FortRussNews) March 7, 2020

    1. PZIVJ says:

      Turkish disinformation went into overdrive after many Turk loses in Idlib.
      This allows Erdogan to walk away with a “twitter victory”. :D

      1. Tim Williams says:

        and he got dead bodies in return

    2. Tim Williams says:

      vast majority of us knew they were fake … video was movie like quality … even the USA does not posses that

  17. Shia man says:

    Heroes of the regiment (123) in the SAA in Al-Hasakah Governorate intercept a convoy of the American occupation tried to enter the areas of the Syrian army west of the townAnd they prevented him from entering as he was reinserted https://t.co/Gmm5OLqNe2— Y.N.M.S (@ynms79797979) March 7, 2020

  18. Shia man says:

    Heroes of the regiment (123) in the SAA in Al-Hasakah Governorate intercept a convoy of the American occupation tried to enter the areas of the Syrian army west of the townAnd they prevented him from entering as he was reinserted https://t.co/Gmm5OLqNe2— Y.N.M.S (@ynms79797979) March 7, 2020

  19. Shia man says:

    In unrelated news today

    Urgent A shell was fired towards the Royal Palace in Saudi Arabia, and heavy gunfire was reported in the vicinity of the Royal Palace.— Y.N.M.S (@ynms79797979) March 7, 2020

  20. Shia man says:

    Soon Ben-Salman introduces himself as the king of Saudi Arabia, ….some sources say…we'll see— Y.N.M.S (@ynms79797979) March 7, 2020

  21. Shia man says:

    Saudi Arabia announces the sudden closure of all border crossing points There is an attempt to slip into the seat of government and the fate of King Salman is still unknown until now.— Y.N.M.S (@ynms79797979) March 7, 2020

  22. Tim Williams says:

    ” MIGRANTS ” burn down the facilities in Greece to help them .. now they have no bathing or water .. idiots ..


  23. cynic says:

    Begins the slow elimination of the remaining terrorist held territory south of the M4. No need to rush.

  24. Willing Conscience (The Truths says:

    For a start this comment is inaccurate,

    “Earlier, al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) rejected the recent Russian-Turkish agreement on Greater Idlib.”

    They may have rejected the ceasefire agreement but the simple fact is they were never included in the ceasefire agreement anyway, they’re a designated terrorist group and still legal and viable targets according to the new agreement. And the SAA don’t even need the excuse of ceasefire violations to attack them, they can do it any time they want to just so long as civilians aren’t caught up in the crossfire.
    And on checking the map SF published yesterday, it shows HTS occupying the position the SAA are now attacking, so the terrorists may not have broken the ceasefire at all, the SAA may have just attacked them because they’re allowed to, and the 2 towns the SAA just recaptured are also in this HTS occupied area, which means we can still safely liberate a little more territory without breaking the new ceasefire agreement.
    The maps show the SAA setting up 2 battlefronts now, it looks like they’re about to initiate a pincer movement to surround and envelop all HTS in this location, and if they do manage to do it, it will take the SAA right up to the new 6 km buffer, which would mean that only one very small pocket of moderate opposition would be left below the 6 km buffer.
    I expect to see the SAA push west from the areas they just recaptured and also push west into the locations they been bombing in Hama, that way they’ll leave an escape route north for the terrorists to flee through, and hopefully just follow them right up to the buffer as they’re fleeing.

  25. cliff says:

    I wan to see the thor anti-air craft in Syria Asap,the Syrian troops should learn how to use it in less then two weeks and in the fourth week ,the battle resumes.

  26. ©igare☘☘e?Sm⚽️k?ng?Man️? says:

    The Turkies civil war has begun ! :



    1. JIMI JAMES says:

      The rooster is like putin:

      1. JIMI JAMES says:

        Turkey is smart,knows when to back off?


    2. The Man says:

      Don’t they like to ‘gobble’ ???

  27. Hasbara Hunter says:



    Ceasefire me asss…Burn every Filthy AngloZioNazi Headchopping Terrorist…Light’m up

  28. Assad must stay says:

    very guuuuuuuud show HTS and the rats their ceasefire violations will have SERIOUS, damaging, deadly consequences for them

    1. Lazy Gamer says:

      Ceasefire is only between the three countries.

    2. Kananda says:

      pathological optimist is this our assad :)

      the real assad inbetween removed the troops from those 2 villages :)

  29. Cheryl Brandon says:

    The Anti terrorists operations continue.

  30. Wegan says:

    Next time. Blitzkrieg with enough resources.

    The SAA should not give time to the Russians to make any deals.

  31. Lone Ranger says:

    SAA is gaining Turkroaches are draining ;)

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