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Syrian army seizes border crossing with Jordan

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor July 7, 2018 18:15

Syrian army seizes border crossing with Jordan

South Syrian rebels agreed to give up arms in a Russian-brokered ceasefire deal, rebel sources said, surrendering Deraa province to the government in another major victory for President Bashar al-Assad and his Russian allies.The Syrian government recovered the crucial Nassib border crossing with Jordan, held by rebels for three years, state media reported, after a fierce assault in insurgent territory along the frontier backed by Russian air strikes.State media made no mention of the agreement. Rebel sources said Russia would guarantee the safe return of civilians who fled the government offensive in the biggest single exodus of the war, with 320,000 people uprooted.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor July 7, 2018 18:15

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