Syria: Turkish army evacuates al-Surman observation post
ISWNews Analysis Group: Turkish army troops in al-Surman observation post, east of Maarat al-Numan, Idlib province started evacuating the post and leaving it to Syrian army.
Turkish army has already evacuated the military post in Korani factory, southwest of Aleppo town, north of al-Zerbah, which has a good overlook on Aleppo-Damascus highway on Thursday 10 December.
So far the observation posts of Morek, Sher Mughar, Sheikh Aqil and al-Rashedin have been vacated by the Turkish army.
The Turkish army is currently stationed in eight observation posts and about 50 military posts in western Aleppo and the Idlib region.
Observation posts of Al-Surman, Tal Al-Tawqan, Tal Al-Eis, Andan, Deir Samaan, Salwah, Ashtabraq mountain, Al-Zaytouna and military posts of (around)Saraqib, Al-Tarnabeh, Al-Nairib, Al-Mughir, Al-Zarba, Qaminas, Sarmin, Taftanaz Airport, Ma’ara Al-Misrin, Kafr Karmin, Tawama, Regiment 111, Mastumah base, Termanin, Atarib, Darat Izza, Bardaghli, Maataram, Nahlia, Bsanqol, Bazabor, Batabo, Mahambil, Abzamo, Ram Hamdan, Kar Nuran, Jinah, Mushayrifa, Tal Khatab, Bdama, Najiyah, Al-Za’iniya, Al-Ghassaniyah, Deir Sonbol, Al-Kufayr, Al-Barah, Al-Burnas, Ariha, Jannah Al-Qura, Basamas, Tal Nabi Ayyub, Al-Qiyasat, Maarata, Mar’iyan, Mantaf, Tel Arqam, Qoqafin, Balyon,Ruwaiha and Kansafra are among the military and observation posts in which the Turkish army is present.