FSA FACTIONS ABANDON BORDER AREAS IN DAMASCUS PROVINCE

The government troops expanded their zone of control on the Syria-Jordan border in Damascus province as the Free Syrian Army groups completely abandoned the area. The area, including all fortified positions and strategic heights, fell under control of the Syrian army and popular militias. The SAA advances were confirmed by sources inside the opposition armed…

MILITANTS FLEE FROM RUKBAN AS SAA APPROACHES THE BORDER

The SAA advance towards the border with Jordan caused concern among the militants who started to leave the area, following the US-led coalition troops who have withdrawn from Zakaf base and headed to al-Tanf. In the last three days the Syrian army has established control over a dozen of checkpoints on the Jordanian border without…

MOC AND JORDAN PREPARE FOR MILITARY GAMES IN SOUTHERN SYRIA

According to a military source, Jordan and Military Operation Center (MOC) created by the International Coalition are preparing to launch military games on Jordan-Syria border. The source said that Jordan, MOC and armed groups present in the border area are currently negotiating the issue, adding that the talks are shrouded in secrecy. It is believed…

JORDAN TO CLOSE BORDERS TO FSA MILITANTS

According to medical sources in Daraa province, the Jordanian authorities no longer let wounded Syrian militants to cross the border and enter Jordan for treatment. The sources reported that seven wounded FSA members were denied entry to Jordan without any explanation from the authorities. The sources added that the opposition factions started to transport their…

SECRET US BASE DRONE DISCOVERED IN JORDAN

Satellite imagery has revealed a previously unreported US drone base in Jordan. Flying from the remote desert air base in the northeastern part of the country, U.S.-built MQ-9 Reaper drones are in a perfect position to monitor and strike targets in Iraq and Syria. This is the second Reaper base — after Muwaffaq Salti —…