Local residents of Deir ez-Zor expressed their happiness, Monday, as they got back to their daily lives after a three-year-long siege of the city by the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL). The blockade was lifted by the Syrian Arab Army backed by Russian air power.
«Thank God, we and Deir ez-Zor are finally released, we are happy after the siege of ISIS, which lasted for 1... Еще,040 days — we were really traumatized during this siege,» said one resident.
Others expressed their gratitude to the Syrian Arab Army and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for saving civilians «from death [and] from those bloody insurgents.»
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