Syrian Army thwarts an ISIS infiltration attempt in Deir Ez Zour, ISIS claims to have killed 40 soldiers in the Desert


September 30th, 2017 – Fort Russ News –

– Agencies – – by Samer Hussein –

Units of the Syrian Army thwarted an ISIS infiltration attempt on Saturday in the eastern province of Deir Ez Zour.

According to the field reports, ISIS terrorists tried to attack Syrian Army checkpoints in Al Thardeh area, located on the highway linking the city of Deir Ez Zour with the eastern town of Mayadeen.

Scores of the terrorists were killed, and three armored vehicles were seized.

Meanwhile, the terrorist group ISIS issued a statement, saying its combatants captured several acres of land and Syrian Army checkpoints in the Syrian Desert.

40 Syrian soldiers were reportedly killed in an attack that took place in the vicinity of T3 station.

The claims of ISIS, however, cannot be independently verified. For now, the Syrian Army has not issued any statement regarding these claims.


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