Heavy fighting between Syrian forces and Isis north Syria

Combat for control of only communication line from Aleppo

22 February, 15:07

    (ANSAmed) - BEIRUT, FEBRUARY 22 - Heavy fighting was under way Monday between Syrian government troops backed by Russian warplanes and Isis islamist militia gunmen along the only communication route between the city of Aleppo and areas under government control in the rest of the country, local sources said.

    Isis launched an attack along the road from Ithriya to Khanaser, southeast of Aleppo, trying to seize control of the village of Rasm an Nafal, said the sources, confirming a report by the national Observatory for human rights (Ondus).

    Russian and Syrian warplanes provided support for loyalist forces, the sources said. (ANSAmed).

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