24.05.2017 08:33 News
Raqqa – Syrian Democratic Forces fighters liberated the town of Hamra Nasir after 3 days of continuous clashes with mercenaries, as well as the liberation of the village of Hamra al-Balsam in the framework of the fourth phase of the Wrath of the Euphrates campaign, which continues with all its might
Hamra Nasser is located 5 km from the city of Al Raqqa from the east.
Following the liberation of the town, the fighters headed towards the village of Hamra al-Balsam. After several hours of clashes, the village was liberated at approximately 03:00.
The fighters began combing in Hamra Nasir and Hamra al-Balsam
The mercenaries attempted to launch an attack at about 3:00 am on the liberated village of Baran. The attempt to attack the village, located 7 km from the city of Raqqa from the north-west, through 7 mercenaries suicide bombers. The fighters responded to the attack, resulting in strong confrontations. A mercenary managed to blow himself up as fighters killed the remaining suicide bombers. The attack was foiled and the bodies of the mercenaries fell into the hands of the fighters.
Six fighters were killed in the Euphrates opration room by the mercenary suicide attack and clashes over the past two days.
Media and Press office YPJ