Syrian government troops together with the soldiers of the movement “Hezbollah” plan to strip from the terrorists of the Islamic state (banned in Russia) 120 sq km of territory on the Syrian border with Lebanon.
The operation has already begun and according to sources, during the first day of the offensive the allied forces managed to liberate from insurgents 87 sq km. the entire area of Western Calluna seized by fighters is 155 sq. km.
During the operation managed to eliminate dozens of militants, in addition, two of the group surrendered to government forces without a fight. Under the control of the Syrian army was CAT Samarani, Abu-Hdag and Saghar Ali.