Clashes intensify between Syrian Army and Free Army militia in the area between and al-Gummeh and Tishreen Hospital in Barzah neighborhood; simultaneously, artillery bombardments target the neighborhood’s groves.
Video: the Supreme Military Council of “FSA” have issued a statement in which it included conditions for its participation in Gneva 2 that is to be held in November. The most important points are:
•-Geneva 2 has no vision, incentives, nor organization, so mediators are required to set a clear path for the solution in order to launch indirect negotiations with all parties. Also, a timetable must be set on what will have been agreed upon in the conference.
-Before implementing Geneva 2’s outcomes, Geneva 1’s outcomes must be implemented first, with Arabic and Islamic observation.
-Halting all acts of war and lifting the siege on afflicted areas.
-Removing the Syrian president from office
-Setting a binding timetable for all parties for implementing Geneva 2’s outcomes under Chapter 7.
-Providing military aid for “FSA” in order to create a balance with Syrian Army.
-The statement was concluded as: if conditions are not met, Military Council and operating battalions have no consideration for Geneva 2.
A mortar shell landed in al-Kabas neighborhood in Damascus – injuries and material damage reported.
Mortar shells land in many places in al-Shiek Raslan area in Damascus - no casualties reported.
Fierce clashes take place between Syrian Army and Free Army militia in Darayya city in Damascus countyside; the fiercest of these clashes were reported in the southern part of the city, what caused casualties from both sides
Sources of Syrian Center for Documentation: more than 25 fighters of al-Islam Army were killed in an ambush set by Syrian Army today morning in Eastern al-Gouta in Damascus suburbs.
Syrian Army conducts artillery bombardments on strongholds of opposition fighters in al-Mahata area in al-Zabadani city in Damascus countryside - material damage reported at least.
Skirmishes take place between Syrian Army and opposition fighters near “al-Nour checkpoint” in al-Mleiha own in Damascus suburbs.
Mortar shells land in the residential (al-Assad Suburbs) in Damascus countryside - material damage reported.
Syrian Army shells with artillery sites of Free Army militia in al-Qa’aa neighborhood in Yabroud town in Damascus countryside – no casualties reported.
Injuries were reported after mortar shells landed in al-Kraiat area in Jaramana in Damascus countryside.
YPG say that they seized control of “al-Yaroubiah” border crossing with Iraq besides the villages of Tal Antar, Juhaishiah and al-Mahmoudiah in Hasaka countryside after fierce clashes with the fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Violent battles take place between YPG units on one side and the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and al-Nusra Front on the other in both border towns of al-Sahreej and al-Sdaideh in Hasaka countryside.
Al-Ikhbariah al-Souriah: a booby-trapped car has been seized in al-Dirbasiah city in Hasaka suburbs in Saturday’s Marketplace.
Photo: Moussa Milad al-Akkashi, who is called by “Abu Anas al-Khamisi”, holds the Libyan nationality and is a member of al-Nusra Front, died due to his wounds after a battle with Syrian Army in Hama countryside. 24/10/2013
Skirmishes break out between Syrian Army and Free Army militia near al-Makateb checkpoint located in the vicinity of Souran town in Hama countryside.
Aerial raids conducted by Syrian Air Forces struck two positions of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Hitteen area in the city of Raqqa - casualties and material losses reported in ISIL ranks.
Opposition activists: casualties reported after Syrian Army shelled sites in al-Kornish area in Raqqa province.