The army soldiers engaged in fierce clashes with ISIL in several flanks in a large region from the Eastern deserts of Deir Ezzur to Homs province, taking control over vast areas of land.
In the meantime, the country’s Air Force carried out several rounds of combat flights over ISIL’s movements in al-Sukhnah deserts, near Aweiraz Dam, in T2 Oil Pumping Station in Southwestern Deir Ezzur and at Deir Ezzur border with Homs province in the Eastern Deserts, destroying a number of bases and positions and killing a number of terrorists.
Other units of the army discovered a large depot of arms and ammunition in one of the hideouts of the ISIL in al-Sukhnah desert.
On Tuesday, the army forces launched a major operation against ISIL from Tal al-Saaroukh in al-Sukhnah deserts South of al-Shoula in Southwestern Deir Ezzur to the Northwest of al-Tanf in Southern Homs near the border with Iraq.
The army men further advanced 30km in the region against ISIL and deployed to the village of Nayriayah.
In the meantime, the Syrian Air Force bombed heavily ISIL’s movements near Aweiraz Dam, near T2 Oil Pumping Station in Southwestern Deir Ezzur, T3 Oil Pumping Station in Eastern Homs and several roads at Deir Ezzur border with Homs in Eastern desert of Deir Ezzur, inflicting major losses on the terrorists.