Wadi Barada valley is an area where several villages and towns are located at the Barada River bank. The villages are Ain Al-Khadra, Bassima, Ain Al-Fijah, Deir Meqarren, Kafr Al-Zait, Deir Qanoun, Al-Hussainiyah, Kafr Al-Awameed, Barhalia, and Wadi Barada marketplace.
All of these villages are located at the foothill of two mountain ranges.
These areas have been liberated since early 2012, and they are strategically important because Ain Al-Fijeh water spring which provides Damascus with water is located there. In addition, these areas link the areas of Al-Hameh and Qudsayya in the east with Al-Zabadani and Madaya in the west, and Al-Qalamoun and Rankous in the north.
The Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) and its affiliated militia are making every effort to breach the ceasefire and resume killing innocent people on the orders of the Iranian regime’s…
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