The Syrian army units backed by Hezbollah continued joined large-scale operation on ISIS positions in the eastern part of Homs towards Deir Ezzor, liberating the new areas.
The government forces after fierce clashes with militants managed to liberate the number of key settlements 10 kilometers away from the eastern parts of Arak gas field located in Eastern Palmyra. It is reported, that the militants continue to retreat and suffer heavy losses.
Moreover, the Syrian army established full control over Al-Zaliyiat area as well as Power Plant 3 in eastern Zahr Al-Aba in southeastern Palmyra. So, the Syrian troops are 15 kilometers away from western borders of Deir Ezzor province and 90 kilometers from the city.
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