The sources said that the army units and aircraft targeted heavily ISIL’s positons in Southeastern Deir Ezzur, inflicting major losses on the terrorists.
The warplanes bombed ISIL’s strongholds in al-Qouriyeh region Southeast of Deir Ezzur and 45 km away from Albu Kamal, killing a number of terrorists, including Abu Omar Raweh, Abu Bakr al-Tikriti and Abu Shima Araqi, three senior field commanders of ISIL.
The artillery and missile units also launched heavy shelling on ISIL positions near the town of Mahkan South of the town of al-Mayadeen, destroying several command posts and military vehicles of the terrorists.
Relevant reports said on Thursday that the fighter jets targeted the ISIL positions in Eastern Deir Ezzur, blowing up the terrorists’ base during military operations to reach their last bastion at borders with Iraq.
The Syrian bombers pounded the ISIL positions near al-Sawi’eiyeh bridge in Albu Kamal near the borders with Iraq on Thursday, smashing the ISIL base special to keeping the bomb-laden vehicles and killing all terrorists inside them.
Meantime, the Syrian fighter jets launched heavy strikes on ISIL positions in Badiyeh al-Sukhnah and areas near Humeimeh in Eastern Homs, inflicting heavy damage and casualties on the militants.