Syrian government forces would have entered the city of Palmyra.

Source: ANSAmed (02/03/2017).According to the Syrian news agency SANA, “governmental forces supported by Russia” would have “entered Palmyra today”. The city – situated in the centre of Syria – and its “UNESCO World Heritage archaeological site” were controlled by the Islamic State (ANSAmed).

For other sources, “the airport is in the hands of the governmental forces” and “battles are underway from different hours” in the streets of the “western and southern fringes of the modern part of Palmyra” (ibidem).

 

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