Syrian Arab Army (SAA) liberated its point of permanent deployment Base 46 on February 14, a Rossa Primavera News Agency source in Syria reports.
The Syrian army recaptured its Base 46 (the base takes its name from the resident 46th Regiment of the Syrian army – editorial note) strategically located at Urum al-Sughra from the Jabhat al-Nusra ( organization banned in Russia) terrorists. Turkish troops were discovered at the base after it was surrounded.
According to the source, government troops eliminated dozens of militants in the trenches near the base. 20 more militants were killed and dozens wounded during the liberation of al-Muhandisin 2 district.
Earlier, Rossa Primavera reported that the Syrian army helicopter was downed west of the city of Aleppo. A military helicopter was shot down near the city of Orum al-Kobra as the it attacked militants’ positions with barrel bombs.
Source: Rossa Primavera News Agency