18 reported KIA including 3 Lieutenants and the commander of #Tiger_Forces Zarif Regiment's Group 14 (Pic).
Some posts claim he died of injuries from a couple days earlier, others claim he died May 7.
85th Brigade/6th Div/4th Corps
NDF (unknown locale)
Tiger Forces (Zarif Regiment & Taha Regiment)
42nd Brigade/4th Division
Meanwhile units of the Hoareth Regiment arrived during the night
Main govt forces appear to be the Tiger Forces:
Video appears to show govt armor in the city