The defense Ministry reported the release of more than half of Aleppo from insurgents

The Ministry of defense of Russia reported on 4 December that the Syrian government army managed to free from terrorists for 30 blocks East of Aleppo. This is 52% of the total area of the city.


On Sunday, the regular army has beaten fighters from another quarter – Carimali El Kutaragi, said the Russian defense Ministry.


“In the course of the day from the militants freed a quarter Carimali El Kutaragi, which occupies about three square kilometers,” – said in the message.


“Syrian government troops continue a successful offensive action in the Eastern districts of Aleppo,” – said the defense Ministry.


Earlier today, the defense Ministry reported that under the control of the Syrian army has completely passed the city of Et-tell in the Damascus province. Before the outbreak of hostilities its population was 60 thousand people.

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