The army units stormed ISIL’s strongholds in the Eastern deserts of Sweida and captured several positions that were used by the terrorist group to monitor and launch ambush operation against government forces.
In the meantime, other units of the army seized control of a large depot of arms, ammunition and logistical equipment of ISIL in their operation in Qasr Samsam in Toloul al-Safa.
Also, the army’s artillery and missile units pounded ISIL’s positions and movements in Toloul al-Safa, inflicting major casualties on the terrorists.
Earlier today, the army men engaged in fierce clashes with ISIL in Toloul al-Safa in the Eastern deserts of Sweida, and imposed control over several key points in the rocks.
In the meantime, the army’s artillery and aircraft pounded ISIL’s positions and movements in Toloul al-Safa, and destroyed several strongholds after inflicting heavy casualties on the terrorists.
Other units of the army managed to repelled ISIL’s heavy offensive aimed at lifting the government forces’ siege in the newly-freed Hatil Dam in Toloul al-Safa.
ISIL suffered heavy casualties in the failed attack.