Another Senior Terrorist Commander Killed in Syrian Army Heavy Fire in Deir Ezzur
The sources said that the army’s artillery and missile units shelled badly ISIL’s positions in a region close to the town of Albu Kamal in Southeastern Deir Ezzur, killing a number of terrorists, including Adnan al-Zeidan, a senior field commander.
Also, the Syrian Air Force carried out repeated attacks on ISIL’s positions in Badiyeh (desert) al-Sukhnah and Humeimeh region at Homs-Deir Ezzur border, the sources said.
They went on to say that the army’s attacks on the regions under ISIL’s control have been expanded to the Badiyeh of Homs, killing and wounding a number of terrorists and destroying several positions and a large volume of military equipment.
The Syrian Army troops repelled ISIL’s heavy offensive on the pro-government forces’ positions in Southeastern Deir Ezzur on Wednesday, killing tens of terrorists.
The army men warded off ISIL’s heavy attack on their positions in al-Jala’a and al-Ramadi regions North of the town of Albu Kamal in Southeastern Deir Ezzur, killing tens of suicide attackers and destroying their bomb-laden vehicles in a ten-hour-long clash.
The army men killed tens of terrorists and forced their remaining pockets to retreat towards the Eastern bank of the Euphrates River, seizing arms and ammunition left behind by the fleeing militants.
In the meantime, other units of the army men deployed at Deir Ezzur border with Homs province engaged in heavy fighting with a group of ISIL terrorists that tired to prevail over the pro-government forces’ positions in Badiyeh (desert) of Humeimeh in Eastern Homs.
The army men beat back the ISIL and killed or wounded a number of them.