The Syrian Arab Army reportedly seized control of Humaymah area in the eastern countryside of Homs, Tuesday, in a continuing effort to break the siege of Deir ez-Zor occupied by fighters of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL).
Footage captured destroyed vehicles and abandoned buildings as the IS militants fled the location. The forces taking part in the operation were also... Еще seen hoisting Syrian flags in the area.
During the combat operation, we clear out IS locations, finding militants' bodies there [along with] car bombs. When they were confronting us they sent car bombs — thank God, these cars were destroyed before reaching the location. And they (IS) are weak, weaker than one can imagine,» stated an SAA commander.
SAA forces continue to push towards Deir ez-Zor. The city has been under siege by IS since the group launched an offensive on the city in May 2015. Some 125,000 civilians reportedly live in the city under dire humanitarian conditions.
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