Another elite force of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has arrived in the Deir Ezzor Governorate this week in order to aid in the ongoing offensive against the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) terror organization.

Units from the Syrian Arab Army’s 4th Mechanized Division made their way from central Syria to the province of Deir Ezzor, a military report stated.

Upon their arrival in Deir Ezzor, the 4th Division was ordered to cross the Euphrates River and aid their comrades currently fighting on the eastern bank of this large waterway in eastern Syria.

While the 4th Division already had some units deployed in Deir Ezzor, the army’s high command decided to increase the total number of personnel in an effort to boost their presence north of the strategic Al-‘Umar Oil Fields.

Share this article:
  • 69
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • 1
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
    70
    Shares
ALSO READ  Iraqi forces kill scores of ISIS terrorists near Syrian border - video

Notice: All comments represent the view of the commenter and not necessarily the views of AMN.

All comments that are not spam or wholly inappropriate are approved, we do not sort out opinions or points of view that are different from ours.

If your comment is held for moderation, please just be patient, it will be published unless it falls into one of the two categories as mentioned above.

Discuss

Be the First to Comment!

Notify of
avatar
wpDiscuz