Rebels started today a new phase of the battle in the NW rif of Hama and achieved a progress against the Assad’s militias. They shelled the barriers at the west of Hama rif, which are Saliyut, Dahar and Tal Malah.
Loyalist pages report casualties and losses of gears.
The brigadier General Mahdi Mubarak and 2 other officers were killed as the result of Rebels intensive shelling.
Loyalist pages also mentionned that a group of 9 are missing and no less than 17 injured have been transported to Hama Hospitals, and some of them were transferred to Latakia town.
(For more details about this phase of the battle, please the blogpost)