Units of the Syrian army regained control of the capital’s neighborhoods, lost in the attack of the terrorist group «Jabhat Fatah al-sham» and its allies.
The attack was a complete surprise for the regime of Bashar al-Assad. The terrorists used artillery, rockets, car bombs, shock troops have used the city sewer.
During several hours of fighting, the rebels managed to establish control over the districts, connecting areas controlled by them, Kabun and Jobar. However, their attempt to develop the offensive was repulsed with the help of armored vehicles.
The fighting sides lost dozens of dead. Reports from Damascus of information, so intense clashes in the capital was not in 2012. Among the buildings that suffered damage – one of the buildings of the Russian Embassy.