The Syrian Army troops captured another ISIL-held region in Eastern Deir Ezzur, killing tens of terrorists, field sources confirmed on Monday.
The sources said that the army men drove ISIL out of the small town of al-Kashmah (Tishrin) after they captured the town of al-Salehiyeh in Eastern Deir Ezzur.
Tens of ISIL terrorists were killed and several bomb-laden suicide vehicles of them were destroyed in the attack.
Relevant reports said on Sunday that the army men stormed ISIL’s positions in the town of Albu Kamal and advanced against the terrorists, deploying on the Western bank of the Euphrates River in the town.
Also, the army aircraft carried out repeated combat flights over ISIL’s positions and supply lines around Albu Kamal, killing a number of militants and destroying several military vehicles, including a vehicle carrying militants in al-Mojavedah settlement.
The fighter jets, meantime, bombed heavily ISIL’s strongholds in the villages and settlements of Sabikhan, al-Dablan, al-Jala’a and al-Salehiyeh on the bank of the Euphrates River, inflicting major losses on the terrorists.