A commander of the Syrian army in Aleppo said that the Saudi officials who have been driven nuts by advances of the government and popular forces in the province have sent 10,000 of their mercenaries and tens of tanks to assist the terrorists with keeping their ground.
“The Syrian army’s victories in Aleppo have made al-Saud to frantically send 10,000 mercenaries along with over 95 tanks to Aleppo province to break the siege and rescue their besieged officers from the Eastern parts of Aleppo,” Mohannad Haaj, a member of the Syrian parliament and commander of al-Mahavir Battalion of the Syrian army, told FNA on Wednesday.
He, meantime, said that the Syrian army, supported by the fighter jets and other allies, could kill over 2,000 Saudi mercenaries and destroyed more than 70 tanks of the terrorists in different parts of the province in the past few days.
Latest reports said on Tuesday that the Syrian warplanes pounded the terrorist groups’ gatherings and concentration centers in the Western neighborhoods of Aleppo, killing 20 and wounding several more.
20 militants were killed and several others were injured in Syrian and airstrikes on their positions in Qabat al-Assad area in the Northern side of Rashedeen 4.
Also a notorious field commander of Ahrar al-Sham was killed in heavy fighting with the resistance forces in the Southern districts of Aleppo.
Abu Hassan al-Shami was killed in resistance fighters’ attacks in the Southern battlefields of Aleppo city.
In the meantime, 48 terrorists, originally from Idlib province, were killed in the Syrian missile, artillery and air attacks in Southern Aleppo.
Also, fierce clashes are underway between terrorist groups and Kurdish fighters in Sheikh Maqsoud district in Northern part of Aleppo city.