of the Syrian Army regained control of several strategic positions
west of Manukh and north of the recently liberated town of Sukhneh,
located east of Palmyra, after killing a large number of ISIS
terrorists and destroying their equipment during operations on
the eastern province of Deir Ez Zour, Syrian Army destroyed several
new ISIS targets, forcing even more terrorists to flee.
to the field reports, army units engaged in clashes with ISIS and
the affiliated terrorist groups in the neighborhoods of Al Howeiqa
and Al Rashidiyeh of Deir Ez Zour city, and in the surrounding
areas of Deir Ez Zour Airport.
of the terrorists were left dead or injured in the clashes, and
their arms and ammunition destroyed.
addition, the Syrian Air Force carried out series of intense
strikes, targeting ISIS positions in the surrounding areas of Al
Panorama, and at the southwestern outskirts of Deir Ez Zour city,
destroying a weapons depot and one of the main ISIS command
Syrian Air Force and artillery units inflicted heavy losses upon
ISIS terrorists after raiding their positions and supply routes in
Al Hamidiyeh, Al Howeiqa and Al Rashidiyeh neighbourhoods of Deir
Ez Zour city, and in the villages of Howeijet Saqer, Al Tibni, Al
Shmaitiyeh, Ayyash, Al Kharita and Al Bhailiyeh.
local sources said that an entire gathering of terrorists belonging
to a newly formed ISIS-affiliated terrorist group escaped from the
village of Al Bu Omar, among them two of their leaders, known as
Samir Dahham and Abdel Hamid Al Dairi.