Overall, this is another local crisis on the familiar scenario. At the moment, from the area of fighting received enough conflicting information, although it is unlikely here the Caliphate will be able to make significant progress that changes the operational situation to the West of the province of Raqqa. As a maximum, will for some time to create a local crisis with the standard threat to the supply of strategic road.
Generally, SAA and its allies continue to maintain positive dynamics in the development of the assault on Aleppo as every day the boiler is gradually reduced in size, although the collapse of the defense of the militants we have not yet seen – they continue to hope that the West will rescue them.
Plans for the SAA is quite prosaic – convert the accumulated tactical successes into strategic victory, which will be the capture of the city. And achievements so far serve as an additional motivation to continue offensive operations.