17.06.2017 09:14 News
Raqqa – Al-Baitra neighborhood east of al-Raqqa, Al-Bareed district and Hittin in west of al-Raqqa witnessed violent clashes since yesterday afternoon. In these clashes, 38 mercenaries have been killed so far
The campaign to liberate the city of Raqqa continues on its 12th day, with the SDF fighters advancing in four neighborhoods on the east and west sides of the city of Raqqa.
Al-Bayatra neighborhood, east of Al-Raqqa, witnessed violent clashes since yesterday night until dawn. According to the information, a large number of mercenaries were killed during the clashes, but the number was not identified and a fighter was killed in the women’s protection units during the clashes.
On the western front of the city of Raqqa, the fighters continue to advance. Since yesterday afternoon, the Al-Bareed district has witnessed fierce clashes, during these clashes between the fighters of the SDF and mercenaries, the killing of at least 38 mercenaries. As a result of the heavy beatings received by mercenaries, the mercenaries tried to attack points the QSD fighters were stationed with two vehicles and two armored vehicles, but the fighters did not allow these vehicles and to reach their targets and destroy them before reaching their goal.
During the clashes in Al-Bared district, SDFfighters were killed overnight.
The fighters continued to advance in the Hittin district on the western front of the city of Raqqa, and the fighters expanded their front and entered the neighborhood of Qadisiya at dawn today.
In the meantime, fierce clashes are taking place in the Al-Bareed districts of Hittin, Baitra and Qadisiya, as the fighters advance.
Media and Press office YPJ