Homs: Syrian Army Intensifies Attacks on ISIL Near Arak Oilfield
The Syrian army continued its advances in Homs as tough battle is underway in the vicinity of Arak oilfield in the Eastern part of the province.
The army units have hit hard the ISIL terrorists in the surrounding areas of Arak oilfield in the Eastern part of Homs province.
The Syrian army also destroyed military vehicles and a large number of the gatherings of the terrorists near Arak oilfield.
Meantime, the Syrian fighter jets also pounded the terrorists’ military positions in the town of al-Sukhneh and the town of al-Tayebeh in Eastern Homs.
In a relevant development earlier on Monday, the Syrian fighter jets precisely pounded the military positions of the ISIL in the Eastern part of Homs province.
A convoy of vehicles of the ISIL terrorists came under Syrian airstrikes near the ancient city of Palmyra (Tadmur) in the Eastern part of Homs province that killed scores of terrorists.
Battlefield sources disclosed that the Syrian air force carried out airstrikes on the gathering centers of the ISIL terrorists in al-Sukhneh and also on al-Sukhneh-Palmyra axis in Eastern Homs.
Also on Sunday, the Syrian Army troops repelled ISIL’s offensives in Eastern Homs after inflicting dozens of casualties on the terrorists.
ISIL’s offensives from Rahoum and Unq al-Hawa on government forces’ strongholds in Jubb al-Jarreh and Maksar al-Hassaan were fended off by the Syrian army troops, leaving scores of ISIL’s fighters dead or wounded.
A large volume of ISIL’s ammunition also was detonated in the attacks.