Syrian Army Liberates Several Areas in Successful Bid to Kick ISIL out of Quaryatayn
The sources said that the army men, backed up by Russian choppers, attacked ISIL’s positions in al-Hazm region, scoring a new advance after a fierce battle with the terrorists holed up in the Northwestern part of Quaryatayn.
The sources added that army liberated al-Hazm yesterday afternoon, putting them on the Northwestern outskirts of Quaryatayn for the first time since last week.
The sources went on to say that the army has now surrounded Quaryatayn from three different sides, as they await orders to reenter the town from the high command.
Relevant reports said on Wednesday that the army troops captured more regions in the Central part of the country, purging completely Eastern Hama of ISIL terrorists.
A military source said that the army soldiers won back the village of Hardaneh and Tal (hill) Ayed and Tal Adimeh in Eastern Hama.
The source further said that the ISIL suffered heavy casualties and its military hardware sustained major damage in the attacks.
The Army forces have now the entire Eastern Hama under their control and there is no area left under ISIL’s control in the region.