Syrian War Daily – 12th of May 2019

Hello and welcome to the 787th installment of the SWD.

Military events/news are listed below by the governorates:

Aleppo:

‘Afrin Liberation Forces’ (Hêzên Rizgariya Efrînê) released a new statement claiming that the group conducted an operation against the Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army in northern Aleppo. Full statement released by the group;

In the operation against a base of Turkish-backed jihadist group Jabha al-Shamiya in the village of al-Sayed of Mara on May 10, our forces managed to kill 3 terrorists and injure 2.

Raqqa:

Improvised explosive device killed one and wounded one element of the Syrian Arab Army near the village of Hawrat al-Jarat in western Raqqa.

Latakia:

Hayat Tahrir al-Sham and the Turkistan Islamic Party repelled several Syrian Arab Army’s attacks on Kabani area in northern Latakia. Reports claimed that around 15 elements of the Syrian Arab Army were killed and dozens wounded in the failed attacks, while three elements of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham and an element of the Turkistan Islamic Party were also reportedly wounded.

Hama:

Syrian Arab Army retreated from the village of Maydan Ghazal, in preparations for a rebel counterattack in the region, after Ahrar al-Sham sent large reinforcements from Afrin region in Aleppo towards northern Hama.

Syrian Arab Army’s artillery shelled Shir Maghar, Al-Lataminah, Zayzun, and Kafr Zita in northern Hama. According to the Syrian Civil Defense (The White Helmets), two civilians were killed and several were wounded by the shelling.

Rebel factions shelled the city of Al-Suqaylabiyah in northern Hama. According to the Syrian Arab News Agency, five civilians were killed and six were wounded by the shelling.

Approximate situation north of Qalaat al-Madiq. Source: Suriyak

Deir al-Zour:

Syrian Democratic Forces Asayîş (Security) released 43 individuals, who were previously imprisoned on charges of belonging to the Islamic State in Al-Kasra. The individuals, who are originally from Al-Sura, Al-Kasra, and Al-Jizra, were released after tribal elders vouched for them.

Afghanistan

Nangarhar Province:

Afghan National Security Forces killed one and wounded one element of the Islamic State in Deh Bala (Haska Meyna) district.

Ghazni Province:

Afghan National Security Forces killed 11 elements of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (Taliban) in Gosfandi village of Ghazni district.

Urozgan Province:

Afghan National Security Forces killed 12 and wounded eight elements of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan in Tarinkot district.

Helmand Province:

Afghan National Security Forces killed two elements of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan in Kajaki district.

Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan’s snipers killed and wounded five elements of the Afghan National Police in Bazar area of Jerashk district.

Kandahar Province:

Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan’s improvised explosive device killed one and wounded one element of the Afghan National Security Forces in Kondalan area of Shah Wali Kot district.

CJTF-OIR:

CJTF-OIR announced a change in their publishing policy. Now one strike report will be published each week on Mondays.

Amaq Agency:

Other:

If you would like to support Syrian War Daily, please consider whitelisting or turning off your ad blocking software on the website.

Intellectual credited property used may vary from an edition to edition.

Feel free to voice your opinion in the comments section below, constructive criticism is welcomed.

Syrian War Daily is looking for individuals willing to contribute to the project. If you are interested in contributing, please fill out the form on this page.

For those of you interested, you can follow us on an official Twitter account @SyrianWarDaily, or me personally on my twitter @joskobaric where I occasionally tweet some things.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s