On Friday evening, August 19, warplanes of the Syrian government forces struck a series of blows on positions of the Kurdish people’s protection Units» (YPG) in the district of Hasaka (al-hasakah, northeast Syria, reports Reuters. Information about the victims of these air strikes were reported.
According to reports, air strikes were inflicted after the U.S. Department of defense announced that U.S. combat aircraft was lifted into the air to cover from air the positions of the Kurdish forces near the city of Hasaka.
Yesterday it was reported that in the district of Hasaka continuing heavy fighting between the regular forces of the Syrian army and rebel units of the Kurdish forces. There are significant losses on both sides. But accurate data on the dead and wounded. According to the Kurdish Agency «Firat», the Kurdish militia occupied the area of El Mashtal and captured 10 Syrian soldiers. They issued an ultimatum, demanding that the military garrison and the armed police of the Baath party left the city.