The army men engaged in a fresh round of clashes with ISIL and seized control over a strategic road that connects the villages of Jabab Ham, Rasm Hamideh, Khirbet al-Sa’abeh and Hebreh al-Sharqi.
In the meantime, the army soldiers managed to drive the terrorists out of Mosheirefeh’s Southern mine after hours of clashes and killing a number of militants.
Relevant reports said on Friday that the army’s artillery and missile units along with the country’s Air Force pounded ISIL’s positons and movements in Eastern Homs, inflicting major losses on the terrorists.
The artillery and missile units shelled heavily ISIL’s positions in the villages of al-Mosheirefeh al-Janoubiyeh, Habreh al-Qarbi, Habreh al-Sharqia, Rasm al-Tawil, Tala’a al-Sharqiyeh and Um Sahrij, destroying a number of military vehicles and killing a number of terrorists.
In the meantime, the army aircraft bombed heavily ISIL’s concentration centers in the region of Sabkhat al-Mouh, wheat silos of Palmyra city, al-Shoumeriyeh mountain and in surroundings of Jubb al-Jarrah, leaving a number of militants dead or wounded.