But there are some other good news today. The Syrian army has started an offensive in Latakia. And already in the first day, they have reached surprising advantages: Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image! While different maps differ, for whatever reasons, about the location of the Idlib/Latakia border, if this border is correct, then the Syrian army has, again, reached the territory of Idlib. Latakia was a region where after the Russians came there was a slow but permanent advance. But then came the ceasefire, and the situation changed a little bit, with some advances followed by conterattacks, resulting finally in some losses for the Syrian army, in particular of the town Kinsabba. But during the last month, most of these losses, in particular Kinsabba, have been retaken. With the advances today, the recovery of these losses seems to be completed. At least one place, Ayn al-Hawr the Syrian army has taken the first time since many years.