The Levant News Exclusive -Damascus- Syrian Army and their allies, backed by Russian jets, attacked Militants, starting from the rural southern Aleppo, a source in Syria said. The army expands a counter-offensive with support from Moscow's two-week-old air campaign.
The military operation resulted in heavy clashes near Azzan mountain region, about 12 km (8 miles) south of Aleppo city and control of it.
Al-Mayadeen television said on Friday, the Syrian army was fighting on three fronts south of Aleppo.
Editing by Diana Kasem