Nearly 60 ISIL Terrorists Killed in Deir Ezzur
The Syrian army killed 58 ISIL Takfiri terrorists and wounded dozens more in the villages of Nasib Daghim, al-Zira’a and Hwejat al-Mara’iayeh in Deir Ezzur on Sunday.
An armored vehicle, three machinegun-equipped vehicles and a rocket launcher of the terrorists were also destroyed in the operations.
The base near Deir Ezzur has been a flashpoint in the struggle between the Syrian troops and ISIL militants as it is considered to be a stronghold of the Syrian army.
Earlier reports said Syrian warplanes destroyed terrorists’ military positions and hardware in the provinces of Aleppo and Deir Ezzur on Sunday afternoon.
The Syrian warplanes hit the positions of the foreign-backed militants in the region of al-Mara’iya in the countryside of Aleppo on Sunday afternoon.
In Deir Ezzur, the Syrian jet fighters also pounded the militants’ strongholds in the region of al-Jafra.
The Syrian air force is staging an increasing number of flights in different provinces, specially Aleppo, these days as the country’s ground troops have launched a fresh wave of offensives on militant positions.