MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The government troops managed to liberate an area of almost 10 square miles from militant groups, Al Watan newspaper reported on Friday.
The Homs province is a battleground between the Syrian government and the Daesh terror group, outlawed in Russia and many other states.
In December, Daesh recaptured the ancient city of Palmyra. According to various sources, the number of terrorists that took part in the storming of the city reached 5,000 including hundreds of suicide bombers and dozens of armored vehicles.
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