Twilight News / said a military commander of a pro-Syrian government that the Syrian forces and factions allied with them in the southeast of the country arrived at the Iraqi border on Friday near Tanf base where the United States will train a group of local organization to fight Daesh.
Progress comes after an escalation in tension between the United States and the Syrian government and its supporters over control of the southeastern border with Iraq.
The commander, a non-Syrian military in support of Syrian troops, military alliance, “The first units of the army and its allies arrived at the Syrian-Iraqi border northeast of the Executive”, as quoted by Reuters.
And the region of great importance to the Iranians allied with al-Assad may open ground by supplies from Iran to Iraq, Syria and Lebanon, which is a source of great concern to US allies in the region.
Located in the desert Tanf desert area that stretches to the Jordanian and Iraqi borders. Announced that Damascus Badia a military priority.
And extracted the US-backed opposition areas Balbadah of the organization of the Islamic state, which was alarmed by the Syrian government and its allies.
The commander said that the Americans hired opposition groups to prevent Syrian forces and its allies in the region to progress from the opening of the Syrian army and its allies a new path and march towards the border.
He added, “It is a message for all.” But he gave no details.
The coalition has threatened the pro-Assad to strike US sites in Syria, warning that “restraint” on US air strikes will end if Washington crossed the “red lines”.
America launched air strikes on Tuesday against pro-government forces said they had formed a threat to US forces and groups of the Syrian opposition in the region in the second operation of its kind in recent weeks.
Said Al-Manar television of the Lebanese group Hezbollah on Friday that the army and its allies and sought “control area Badia scale.”
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said dozens of government soldiers and factions allied with him, and arrived at the border.
He explained that they have achieved, to a point about 50 kilometers north of Tanf after their progress in the desert around the area controlled by the opposition, backed by Washington.