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Syrian Army Established Control over Strategic Height near Palmyra

Syrian army units under support of Tiger Force established full control over Jabal al- Mustadira strategic height, which is located northeast to Palmyra.
It is reported, that ISIS terrorists were pushed out if the height and the surroundings areas. It should me marked, that there is a Mustadira gas field near the height, which liberation is the prior target for the Syrian Command.
Let us remind you that Palmyra has been under control of terrorists since May 2015. In the middle of May 2017 Syrian army under support of Russian air force managed to liberate Palmyra, however in December of the same year ISIS terrorists recaptured the city and destroyed a number of monuments. Marc 2, 2017 it was reported that governmental forces for the second time took Palmyra. The retreating rebels tried to destroy the ancient monuments, but were forced to abandon their positions.

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