They are offering to arm anyone willing to fight alongside the FSA. Major targets would include the Air Force Intelligence building and Dahret abn Abbo in northern Aleppo.
AT LEAST 15 NEW REBEL UNITS CREATED IN LAST THREE DAYS.
Assad must be envious. I'll bet he didn't for a single one. To maintain power and crush his own people he is increasingly dependent on foreign volunteers.
Polish Soldier” listed all 15 new units (brigades, batallions, special forces) at the site below. He also reports three major defections (90 in Abu Kamal today, 50 in Al Raqua and 200 in Aleppo in that period. Virtually all joined the rebels along with many smaller defections like the 15 from the prison hospital a few days ago.
ALSO IN ALEPPO:
--WOMEN PRISONERS LIBERATED: The women’s section of the besieged major prison. Rebels have also opened breaches in the wall elsewhere and captured an ammo drop intended for defenders.
--AIRBASES: Rebel forces report huge progress today at both Mennegh airport in Aleppo and Abn Duhour airbase in Itlib where another copter was shot down—the second in a week.
Source: stApexf: FSA has entered the base of Bridade 39 in Adra, surround West Sweida airbase and destroyed most of base 52. He says Otaiba is on the verge of being retaken and that would be a major blow to the regime.
Rosalyn Chomsky has been warned by scholars and diplomats to leave the city because of expected major developments there but says she has yet to make up her mind.
From markito0171: To the south in Daraa another major airbase, Al Thalyah, and a nearby army base 54 have now come under attack. Video:
Al QUYSAR--It was hit with over 100 missiles today according to Chomsky. Meanwhile Rebels took a nearby town where they inflicted substantial losses on Hezbollah.
HAMA (from tazimorocco): rebels have reached Serheen in the southeastern suburbs of HAMA and are advancing on regime-held Salmiyah.