EAST GHOUTA, Syria – The Syrian Army has shown no mercy to terrorist forces operating in East Ghouta to the east of Damascus city center.
With the daily five hour Russia-imposed humanitarian ceasefire ending at 2pm local time, the Syrian Army wasted no time in liberating new towns from the hands of terrorist organizations.
The Syrian Army in the eastern portion of East Ghouta liberated al-Nashabiyah, Otaya, Herzima and a nerby army base.
With this significant progress, the Syrian Army are now advancing on Ar-Rayhan.
The situation is so desperate for Jaish al-Islam that Faylaq al-Raman, another terrorist organization operating in East Ghouta has deployed their forces to the eastern portion of the besieged pocket.
Today the Syrian Social Nationalist Party (SSNP), a political rival to the ruling Ba’ath Part and have their own militia, have also deployed their forces alongside the Syrian Army to take on terrorist organizations in East Ghouta.
This effectively means that every elite pro-government unit, with the exception of Hezbollah, are now fighting in East Ghouta. These include the Republican Guards, the Tiger Forces, the 9th Armored Division, the 14th Special Forces Division, the 4th Mechanized Units, the SSNP and the Al-Quds Force from the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.