BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:40 P.M.) – Tribal fighters linked to the Islamic State (ISIS) defected from the terrorist group to the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) at the Al-‘Omar Oil Fields in Deir Ezzor, a military source in Damascus told Al-Masdar News this afternoon.

According to the source, the SDF has not reached the Al-‘Omar Oil Fields, but announced they captured this imperative site in Deir Ezzor after the tribal fighters joined the Arab Liberation Council.

Furthermore, this latest move leaves the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) in a difficult bind, as the US and Russia have an agreement to avoid hostilities between their forces in the Deir Ezzor Governorate.

While it is not clear whether or not the Syrian Army will attack this site before the US-backed forces reach it, their high command is furious over this move because of the loss of future profits from these large oil fields.

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Zarko
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Zarko

Oficialy the SDF is not there yet,so SAA should come there abd KILL ALL terorist there!!

TheObserver
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Syrian Government property. It’s not for the illegal entity, ISIS, to hand it over to anyone even if some of their branches are sponsored by the USA. The SAA should get there first to reclaim it

ziomalo6
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ziomalo6

lol, it will be the same scenario like with kurds in iraq. gov forces will just take controle over their territory

Malkiel
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Malkiel

US-ISIS 1 is replaced by US-ISIS 2.

hestroy
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hestroy

All for greater (isra)h**l. Heebs are celebrating, Kurds are their useful idiots.

Ali Akbar al-Jihadistani
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Ali Akbar al-Jihadistani

>Trusting a terrorist

nope

Deo Cass
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Deo Cass

They better do otherwise Syria would have lost the war. Rebranding a terror organization to SDF like al-Nusra did will not make them SDF. They are stillna terror group. If Russia does not help Syria take these vital resources from the US colonial imperoalst forces, than Syria is doomed. However tge photo provided by the Kurdish site clearly shows an al-Nusra flag not an SDF flag. This could be fake news naent to prevent the Syrian government forces from reclaiming these vital resources for Syria’s survival.

Roger
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Roger

Why spend so much time taking an island (next to Deir-Ezzor) ? Who cares ? Just leave ISIS rot there, the SAA should have plunged for the oildfields. I think they did not want it.