Syrian army units successfully repulsed large-scale ISIS offensive on the area of airbase, located in the eastern suburbs of Deir-ez-Zor.
For the past 3 days terrorists several times attempted to approach the eastern perimeter of the airbase, targeting the army units inside the base, but failed.
As a result, Syrian army under support of local forces managed to repulse these attacks, despite the lack of heavy weapons and seamless supplies. According to Inside Syria Media Center sources, more than 40 jihadists were eliminated, including two high-ranking field commanders.
It should be mentioned, that the terrorists has removed its self-declared capital from the besieged city of Raqqa to Deir-ez-Zor.
Follow the latest developments on the website of Inside Syria Media Center.