BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:20 A.M.) – For the third time in the last 24 hours, the Islamic State (ISIS) militants on the Al-Safa Canyon have attempted to breakout of this pocket that is completely surrounded by the Syrian Arab Army (SAA).
According to a military source in Sweida city, the Islamic State launched a big attack at the northern slope of the Al-Safa Canyon this morning in a bid to open a path to leave this large mountain in the Badiya Al-Sham region.
However, for the third time in the last 24 hours, the Islamic State failed to penetrate the Syrian Arab Army lines and was ultimately mowed down by the latter’s machine guns in the northeastern countryside of the Sweida Governorate this morning.
The Islamic State terrorists that attempted to breakout of the Al-Safa Canyon pocket were all reportedly killed or wounded during the attack.
The military source said that no Islamic State terrorists willing surrendered to the Syrian Arab Army and their allies.