Syrian Soldiers, Russian Marines Preparing for Joint Imminent Anti-ISIL Operation in Hama

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army Special Forces and the Russian marines are getting ready to carry out a large-scale joint operation in Hama province to hit ISIL’s defense lines East of the town of al-Salamiyah, military sources disclosed.

The sources said that the Syrian Army’s elite 4th Mechanized Division, alongside the 5th Corps and Russian Marines, is preparing to start its military operation to liberate the Eastern countryside of al-Salamiyah, which has been under the ISIL control for more than two years.

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Source: News Now/Far News Agency

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.