Syrian troops, with the participation of Hezbollah recaptured the IG part of the border area

Under the control of the Damascus troops, together with the fighters of Hezbollah repulsed the militants of banned terrorist organization “Islamic state” 87 square kilometers of border territory. It is reported RIA Novosti citing a source in the Lebanese movement.

According to him, the attack began simultaneously from three directions under cover of artillery. During the firefight were destroyed dozens of militants, the two groups of terrorists surrendered to the fighters of Hezbollah without a fight.

As a result of military operation managed to take control of three border checkpoints — Samarani, Abu Hdag and Saghar Ali.

Aug 10, Syrian troops backed groups Hezbollah recaptured the armed opposition of the state border with Jordan. Then, under the control of Damascus moved about 30 kilometers of the border in the province of as-Suwayda, who held the opposition groups, supported by the United States.

May 4, countries-guarantors of a ceasefire in Syria — Russia, Turkey and Iran — a decision was made to create in Syria four zones of de-escalation in Idlib province, in the territories of Latakia, Aleppo and Hama; in the North of HOMS province; in Eastern ghouta, on the South of Syria — the provinces of Deraa and Quneitra. There is prohibited the use of weapons.