Al-Sfera of Aleppo in the grip of Syrian Arab Army.
Army General Command: Al-Sfera will be a springboard to finish off gunmen in Aleppo.
The strategic city of al-Sfera in Aleppo countryside have now become in the grip of Syrian Arab Army.
The Syrian Arab Army seized control over al-Sfera city after jihadist mercenaries militants retreated from it yesterday under Syrian army’s fire.
“Free Fake Army” militia declared Friday 1/11/2013 their withdrawal from al-Sfera city – located East of Aleppo – after 27 days of large-scale operation conducted by Syrian Arab Army.
Head of the Military Council of “Free Fake Army” in Aleppo, Abdul Jabbar al-Aqidi, said that the reason why they lost the city is the inaction of their “brigades”; he also continued that the front of al-Sfeira needed more fighters to keep it in control.
Damascus: The Syrian armed forces have gained full control over al-Sfera town in Aleppo southeastern countryside, following a series of successful operations that inflicted heavy losses on the armed terrorist groups, a statement by the General Command of the Army and Armed Forces said Friday.
”The importance of this new achievement by the Syrian armed forces stems from the fact that this strategic area is the southeastern gateway to Aleppo city,” the statement said. “Therefore, controlling it would ensure the supply routes of food and medical aid to our people in Aleppo, and provides a springboard to finish off the armed terrorist gangs in the eastern countryside of Aleppo city”, the statement pointed out.
As it affirmed determination to press ahead with combating terrorism, the General Command called on all those who have been misled to return to the right path and benefit from the amnesty decree no. 70 for 2013 that President Bashar al-Assad issued just a few days ago.
Syrian Breaking News – 1/11/2013