BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:15 P.M.) – The Syrian military is preparing to launch their largest offensive of the war next week, as they finalize their plans to kickoff this imperative operation in the provinces of Dara’a and Al-Quneitra.
According to a military source in Damascus, the government offensive will be led by two major forces in the Syrian Arab Army: the Tiger Forces and 4th Division.
The Tiger Forces are tasked with retaking the southern districts of Dara’a city, while the 4th Division will be split between the Al-Quneitra and Dara’a governorates.
Joining these two divisions will be a large number of soldiers and paramilitary troops that were previously deployed in the Damascus, Al-Sweida, Homs, and Hama governorates.
Below is a list of units participating in this battle:
Syrian Arab Army:
42nd Brigade (Ghiath Forces)
5th Armored Division
15th Special Forces Division
Palestine Liberation Army (Palestinian wing of the Syrian Army)
National Defense Forces (NDF)
Liwaa Suqour Al-Quneitra
East Qalamoun Division
Syrian Social Nationalist Party (SSNP)
Liwaa Al-Quds (Palestinian-Syrian faction from Aleppo)