The Syrian Army’s artillery and missile units targeted a main command center of the ISIL terrorists in the Eastern city of Deir Ezzur on Monday, killing nine senior commanders and wounding several more.
The artillery and missile units shelled heavily ISIL’s main command center in al-Huweiqa al-Qarbi neighborhood, destroying the command center and killing nine commanders.
Military sources said that Abu Oamr al-Karbouli, Abu Mohammad al-Sho’ayti, Abu Maryam al-Tayaneh, Abu Mo’aviyeh Idlib, Abu Dajaneh Bakras, Abu Obeidah al-Ani, Abu Salman al-Ahwazi and Abu Yaqoub al-Mohajer were the nine notorious ISIL commanders killed in the attack.
Also, the Syrian Air Force carried out a number of combat flights over ISIL’s positions in the villages of al-Ayyash, al-Shomeitiyeh, al-Masrab, al-Khariteh, al-Tabni and near Panorama base, killing and wounding a number of terrorists.
Meantime, local sources reported that a large number of ISIL’s commander and members deployed in Eastern and Western Deir Ezzur have fled the battlefield amid rapid advances of the army men towards Deir Ezzur city.
Local sources confirmed earlier today that the ISIL has launched mortar attacks on residential areas in Deir Ezzur to take revenge from people that took to the streets and celebrated the rapid advances of the Syrian Army troops to remove the over three-year-long siege on the city.
The sources said that people in al-Qosour and al-Joureh neighborhoods poured into Deir Ezzur’s streets and celebrated approach of army soldiers to Brigade 137 Base, getting ready to welcome the army men.
The sources added that ISIL’s mortar units launched a heavy shelling on residential areas in Deir Ezzur city to take revenge from the people, killing five of them and wounding several more.