Terrorist ISIL Bases Destroyed in Army Operations to Break Deir Ezzur Airbase Siege
The Syrian fighter jets and army’s missile and artillery units also struck ISIL’s positions and moves in al-Maqaber region in Deir Ezzur along with the military troops’ ground assault.
The attacks which are aimed at breaking the militants’ siege on Deir Ezzur airbase left scores of terrorists dead and wounded and blew up their bases.
In a relevant development on Wednesday, the Syrian army repulsed an attack launched by the ISIL Takfiri terrorist group near Deir Ezzur military airbase.
The army soldiers killed all members of a terrorist group affiliated to the ISIL after they attempted to open their way into a military post on the Eastern side of Deir Ezzur airbase.
Field sources said that 18 militants were killed and 3 military vehicles were destroyed in the clashes.
Also, on Monday, the Syrian army units engaged in clashes with the terrorist groups who sought to open their way into the neighborhoods of al-Rushdiyeh and al-Huweiqah in Deir Ezzur in an attempt to attack the locals and the military posts that protect the civilians.
The army units foiled the attack, killing a number of terrorists and injuring many others.
A fortified command post and a barricade of the terrorists were hit and destroyed in al-Rushdiyeh neighborhood, a field source said, stressing that all the militants inside were killed.
The Syrian army units also carried out special operations against the ISIL in Southern Deir Ezzur, advancing in the factories zone after inflicting heavy losses on the terrorists.
The Syrian soldiers also foiled ISIL attacks in the direction of the regiment 137 Base in the Southwestern outskirts of Deir Ezzur and Deir Ezzur military airbase, killing and wounding scores of Takfiri militants.