ISIL Forced to Flee Another Town in Eastern Aleppo
The army forces could liberate Jeni al-Salamah town to the South of Deir Hafer after heavy clashes with the ISIL and forcing the terrorists to leave the town.
A military source said that nearly 30 ISIL terrorists were killed during the army operations.
The source added that the Syrian soldiers have liberated almost 15 towns and villages as well as two strategic heights in territories South of the Kuweires airbase and increased security in areas near the airbase in the past few days.
He said that the Syrian army now seeks to tighten the noose on the ISIL in Deir Hafer and its nearby villages and cut the terrorist group’s supply routes from Maskanah and other towns in Eastern Aleppo.
Also, the army forces intensified operations to liberate Deir Hafer region and could retake full control of al-Sharimeh village and the nearby farms on Monday.
A military source said that tens of ISIL terrorists have fled the battleground in the region.
“Over 20 militants were killed during the army operations,” he added.
On Sunday, the army had expanded the range of its advances near Deir Hafer and won back control of several villages.
The army units engaged in heavy clashes with the ISIL terrorists in Eastern Aleppo, and retook control of Ahmadiyeh village in the Northern parts of Deir Hafer.
They also seized back control of Um Tineh and al-Mabou’jeh in the Eastern and Western parts of Deir Hafer, respectively.