Military situation in southern Damascus, April 26, 2017 (Source: Syrian Digital Media / Maxim Mansour).

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:20 P.M.) – By the time of Thursday night, and a after a week of brutal clashes, the Syrian Army finally scored two key breakthroughs against Islamic State defenses across southern Damascus.

In the district of Hajjar al-Aswad, Syrian troops – supported by armor, artillery and airstrikes – breached the first line of terrorist positions by capturing the Al-Jorah orchards area.

On the eastern flank of Hajjar al-Aswad, the Syrian Army took over some positions from rebel forces within the district of Yalda (this not being shown on the map).

Finally, in the district of Al-Qadam, the Syrian Army has advanced into the neighborhood of Al-Madaniyah, capturing a key industrial area.

As of Friday (not shown in the map above), government forces more decisively broke into heart of the Al-Madaniyah and Al-Asali neighborhoods, isolating Islamic State militants into small pockets and driving a larger wedge between Al-Madaniyah and Hajjar al-Aswad.

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Not sure if this is the same place, as I have given up trying to remember all the names of places now……….

ISIS Launched attacks on the areas of the so called #FSA Ababil Horan Brigade / Jaysh al-Ababil and took full control of Al-Yabani (Japanese) hospital between Yarmouk Camp and Yalda, and killed many militants from Al-Abalil.

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Care must be taken to push IS into other roaches gangs areas.