Heavy Airstrikes target ISIS positions in Deir Ezzor

A military source said that the Army Air Force & Russian Air force carried out intensive airstrikes against ISIS fortifications and movement axes in the cities of Mohassan and al-Mayadin and in the village of Buqros al-Tahtani and Taibat Shamiya in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor province.

In the western countryside, according to the source, the airstrikes targeted ISIS movement axes in the village of Faida Bin Mwain’a, 85 km southwest of Deir Ezzor city.

The source said that the airstrikes left a number of ISIS terrorists dead, in addition to destroying their armored vehicles and fortifications supplied with mortar launchers.

Yesterday , the government troops – spearheaded by the Tiger forces – have launched new operation against the Islamic state at Deir Ezzor- Almayadeen highway along the Euphrates river, military source cited to Muraselon