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Syria: Battle between militants and government troops rages ahead of ceasefire01:50

Syria: Battle between militants and government troops rages ahead of ceasefire

Syrian Arab Republic, Latakia
September 11, 2016 at 14:06 GMT +00:00 · Published

Syrian government troops continued an offensive in northern Latakia on Sunday to reach the town of Kobani.

The Syrian Army forces are reportedly on the verge of gaining control over Kobani, where they were confronted ny militia from Jabhat Fateh Al-Sham (formerly Al-Nusra Front).

On Friday, in Geneva, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday helped broker a ceasefire, which is set to take effect on Monday.

Syria: Battle between militants and government troops rages ahead of ceasefire01:50
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Syrian government troops continued an offensive in northern Latakia on Sunday to reach the town of Kobani.

The Syrian Army forces are reportedly on the verge of gaining control over Kobani, where they were confronted ny militia from Jabhat Fateh Al-Sham (formerly Al-Nusra Front).

On Friday, in Geneva, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday helped broker a ceasefire, which is set to take effect on Monday.