Gunmen on Sunday went on the offensive in the North of Aleppo. In the quarter Sheikh Maqsood is currently a fierce battle ensued, said the representative of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria. According to him, the militants are advancing with the support of armored vehicles.
Earlier the militants staged an intense mortar attack on the quarter inhabited by mostly Kurds. Killing and injuring dozens of civilians.
In addition, as described in the Center, the militants of the banned terrorist groups the Islamic state and “Dzhebhat EN-Nusra” fired at positions of government troops in Andrate.