The Syrian army secures Kessab and the civilians start marching back
Local sources have confirmed that the Syrian army in collaboration with the Syrian resistance forces has risen the Syrian flag on the municipality building in central Kessab at 12am last night after defeating all resistance from militant fighters. Today they have resituated on the boarders with Turkey and are responsible for boarder protection. They are working on dismantling landmines and defusing explosives planted by the militants before the civilian population is allowed to return to their town.
Al Mayadeen TV channel has reported live at 3pm today from central Kessab confirming the victory and the recovery of Kessab.
- While The Syrian army was fighting for the freedom of Kessab, the rest of the world was celebrating father’s day and watching Itally win over England 2-1 in the the world cup games.
- Kessab was seized by militant fighters on Mother’s day (21st of March) while the Syrian army has regained control over it on father’s day (the 15th of June).