Syrian army controls most of Khalidiya neighborhood

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Said the so-called Syrian opposition Observatory based in London, said the Syrian army dominated most parts of the Khalidiya district in the central city of Homs after a month of his campaign to purge the city of insurgents. The Observatory director Rami Abdel Rahman said units of the Syrian army and national defense filed in Khalidiya and seized control of most of the neighborhood, stressing that the clashes are still continuing in the southern and northern areas of it. The army has dominated the Mosque Khalid Bin Al Waleed in the center of the neighborhood and said the observatory said the mosque is one of the most important strongholds of the militants. began Syrian forces before the 29 days, a military campaign and wide to cleanse these areas of armed groups, the last insurgent strongholds in the city. The progress comes at Khalidiya nearly two months after the Syrian army control over strategic short region in Homs, which remained under the control of armed groups for more than a year.

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