|Fouj al-Mughawayr al-Bahir|
فوج المغاوير البحر
Syrian Marines shoulder sleeve insignia
|Allegiance||Syrian Arab Republic|
|Branch||Syrian Arab Army|
Fouj al-Mughawayr al-Bahir (Arabic: فوج المغاوير البحر, meaning "Marines Regiment") or the Syrian Marines is a unit based in the Latakia Governorate. It has participated in operations in the Syrian Civil War.
In February 2016, the Syrian Marines participated in a Latakia offensive alongside Syrian government forces.
In March 2016, a large number of Syrian Marine convoys were deployed to the Battle of Palmyra from northern Latakia.
- Syrian Marines before the Battle of Bashura (2016), Latakia governorate
- Syrian Marines after the Battle of Bashura
- Syrian Marine BMP-1 in Bashura
- "Syrian War Report – September 8, 2016: 1,000 more Syrian Marines deploy to frontline". South Front. 8 September 2016. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- Leith Fadel (6 February 2016). "Syrian Special Forces, Marines capture Aliyah village in northern Latakia". Al-Masdar News. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- Leith Fadel (17 March 2016). "Massive convoy of Syrian Army reinforcements leave Latakia for Palmyra". Al-Masdar News. Retrieved 14 September 2016.
- Chris Tomson (25 November 2016). "Syrian Army goes all in on Aleppo as more reinforcements pour into the city – Map update". Al-Masdar News. Retrieved 26 November 2016.