The correspondent form the Aleppo News Network has reported clashes using heavy machine guns between pro-Assad Shabbiha paramilitary and regime forces at the Nakkarin front in the city of Aleppo.
He said the reason for the engagement was that the Shabbiha forces refused orders to go to the front on the coast and leave their positions in Nakkarin.
The correspondent pointed out that similar clashes took place on Monday morning, but ended after one hour before the engagement restart with heavy machine guns in the evening.
The Sfera News Center confirmed Tuesday that one of regime officers has collected most of the Shabbiha in Sfera to head to the coast to join the regime's fight against the rebels.
The center said that after 280 members of the Shabbiiha forces refused to join the fight in the coast, they were arrested and taken by buses to an unknown location.
Translated and edited by The Syrian Observer