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Saturday, November 18, 2017

The Syrian army, backed by Russia comes on the Deir-ez-Zor


In the East of Syria, government forces of the country with the support of videoconferencing reinforce the attack on the city of Deir ez-Zor, reported by “MK” in the defense Ministry.

“A group of Syrian troops under the command of General Hassan Suhel operating in the southern province of raqqa over the past day progressed eight kilometers and captured two strategically important heights,” – said the Agency.

Indicates that the units of the Syrian army, leading the attack from the es-Sohne drove the militants of the banned terrorist organization ISIL with-held positions along the road Palmyra – Deir ez-Zor and reached the approaches to the village of bir-Cabaces.

As noted in the defense Ministry, in the interests of the aviation support of the offensive of the Russian space forces flew more than 80 sorties, in which were destroyed two tanks, three infantry fighting vehicles, 10 cars of the raised passableness with heavy weapons. As for the number of the killed militants, according to reports, the terrorists suffered losses in the amount of 70 men in killed and wounded.

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