Syrian Troops Engage in Clashes with Rebels in Damascus
March 20 , 2017
As per reports, heavy clashes took place between Syrian security forces and rebels on the eastern outskirts of Damascus on Sunday.
The rebels attacked the Jobar district with artillery shells and rockets.
Some sources revealed that the assault started with car bombs and suicide attacks on Sunday and even secret tunnels were also used.
Reports also said that the rebels were pushed back by the military. More than 30 airstrikes were launched on rebel positions by the government warplanes.