Syrian Army clears out the entire Deir Ezzor countryside from ISIS
The Syrian government forces have finally managed to drive ISIS jihadists out from Deir Ezzor southwestern countryside following concentrated hunting down operations.
Military source reported on Wednesday that “the Syrian units liberated the entire eastern countryside of Homs to the southwestern countryside of Deir Ezzor province from ISIS terrorists”
“Backed by the airstrikes, the ground troops succeeded in liberating 5800 km swath of territories, following a series of successful operations that resulted in killing and injuring a number of terrorists”The Syrian General Command said in an official statement.
The command also added that the bordering areas with Iraq are now fully secured as a large-scale mopping up operation is being occurred to remove all kinds of landmines and IED.