Army units established control over al-Kallabiyeh farms in the eastern countryside of Homs province and continued advancing on al-Bayarat area, inflicting heavy losses upon ISIS terrorists.
reporter in the province said on Thursday that the army units, in cooperation with the allied and supporting forces, established control over al-Kallabiyeh farms and advanced 2 kilometers south of al-Bayarat are, some 20 kilometers to the west of Palmyra city.
The reporter added that the army units found weapons belonging to ISIS terrorists in al-Bayarat al-Gharbiyeh, including “Hell” cannons, a number of rifles, a sniper rifle, a 12,7mm machinegun, a PKC machine gun ammunition and RPG rounds.
The reporter noted that Air Force carried out intensive raids on positions and movements of ISIS terrorists in the direction of Palmyra city, inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists in personnel and weaponry.
The army engineering units continued dismantling the IEDs spreading in the areas the army established control of.
The reporter also said that an army unit clashed with a ISIS group in the oil wells area, 30 km northwest of Palmyra city, killing and injuring many of the group’s members and confiscating their weapons and munitions.
Meanwhile, a military source said an army unit destroyed a tank and two vehicles for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Daraa.
Army units killed 15 ISIS terrorists in Deir Ezzor city.