The army units clashed fiercely with ISIL in Panorama base, Regiment 137 base and airport, killing a number of terrorists.
In the meantime, the army’s engineering units dug a 280-meter-long trench in al-Maqaber (cemetery) region and managed to cut off one of the key supply lines of ISIL between al-Thardah mountain and terrorists’ positions in al-Maqaber and Deir Ezzur’s neighborhoods.
Also, the army aircraft targeted ISIL’s strongholds in al-Hamidiyeh neighborhood, Panorama base and areas surroundings the airport, inflicting major casualties on the militants.
A field source in Southeastern Deir Ezzur reported that the residents of the town of Muhassan engaged in heavy fighting with ISIL’s Hasaba (monitoring-security) forces, killing two of them.
Relevant reports said on Sunday that the army men struck ISIL’s positions near Panorama base, Deir Ezzur base and Regiment 137 base, killing a large number of ISIL, including one of the commanders of the terrorist group in the town of Muhassan nom de guerre Moavia al-Faraj.
Local sources reported that the entire members of ISIL’s security headquarters, including Abu Abdulla Tunisi, Abu Harth Shaqra and Abu al-Mo’atasem al-Dayeri, were killed in the army attack in the village of al-Hosseiniyeh.
In the meantime, the Syrian Air Force pounded ISIL’s positions and movements in the neighborhoods of al-Hamidiyeh, al-Arzi and al-Kanamat and in al-Maqaber region and Jonayd Division base, inflicting major losses on the terrorists.