Syrian government troops have occupied a part of the border with Jordan, previously under the control of insurgents. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
According to the Agency, the army could take the land in the province of Deraa under its control after the talks the Russian side with the groups who held it. In the end the military was established on line is about six kilometers. Was also pulled equipment and infantry from the administrative border of the province of Suwayda to the village of Al-Summacut.
Talks with Syrian groups in the province of Deraa periodically conducted by the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria.
On 2 July it became known that the Syrian army captured a military base of the group “Liwa Muhajirin Val Ansar”, located 20 kilometers from the city of Deraa. It found documents, two BMP-1, several T-55 tanks and ammunition.
June 29, the Syrian army recaptured the hill, which overlooks the road connecting the Western and Eastern part of the province of Deraa. Thus, the militants were no longer able to move freely between areas.
In the Syrian province of Deraa in the South-West of the country, the government army continues operation against terrorist groups, to win managed several settlements. In this case, since the troops of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad began to attack militants in neighboring Israel and Jordan has sent tens of thousands of refugees.
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