Syria: Popular Uprising against ISIL Terrorists Intensifies in Deir Ezzur
The sources said that a number of residents of al-Janineh region in the Northern countryside of Deir Ezzur stormed a checkpoint of ISIL and managed to kill the entire terrorists in the checkpoint, including their commander Abu Aisha Tunisi.
Also, military sources in Eastern Syrian said that Syrian Air Force has intensified attacks on ISIL’s gatherings and movements near al-Thardah mountain, Deir Ezzur’s cemetery (al-Maqaber), cement-block workshops, Jonayd division and al-Orfi neighborhood.
The sources added that the army units targeted a gathering of ISIL in the terrorist-held part of al-Maqaber, killing several snipers.
In the meantime, the army soldiers hit ISIL’s movements in al-Huweiqa passage near Nadi (club) al-Mohandesin North of the suspended bridge, killing a number of militants and destroying eight vehicles.
On Sunday, the army troops, backed by the air force, targeted ISIL’s moves and gathering centers in Deir Ezzur, tightening the noose on terrorists who besieged the Deir Ezzur airbase.
The Syrian fighter jets and missile and artillery units launched heavy strikes against ISIL positions near al-Maqaber region in the Southern outskirts of the city, inflicting losses on the militants.
Also, the Syrian army units targeted and blew up in air a bomb-laden drone belonging to the ISIL over al-Rawad hill in the Southwestern parts of Deir Ezzur.
Meantime, local sources reported that the ISIL hid most parts of the main streets leading to Bu Kamal market with tents and covers to blind army drones.