The Syrian Armed Forces, backed by the fearless Desert Hawks fighters and Russian airstrikes, managed today to seize the deserted battalion (some 8 km to the northwest of the Tiyas Airbase (T4).

The position was taken by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) last Tuesday, and served as a launch pad to bomb the airbase with artillery and homegrown rockets.

The Airbase bears exceptional importance due to its huge operational capacity and the strategic location in central Syria.

Having lost two strongholds in Palmyra and al-Qaryatayn, The terror group is on a landslide offensive against government forces in the gas-rich area of Shaer and the Tiyas airbase.

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agitpapa
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agitpapa

I said those ISIS idiots couldn’t hold it. What was the point of taking it?

Barish
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Barish

Buying time.

Barish
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Barish

ISIL capture seems as short-lived here as it was at Ad-Dumayr.

Siam
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Siam

Some good news for SAA after many days!!

daeshit sucks https://www.almasdarnews.com/articl
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daeshit sucks https://www.almasdarnews.com/articl

Wait until they understand that now they are payed 50$/month instead of 100$… Soon they’ll fight for food rather than oil…

Macdriz6
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Get ready for WAR on USA Homeland where the collapse of NATO & USA begin,,

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On the Separation of Fighting #ISIL and Solving #Syria and #Iraq https://t.co/Za34ZCPrKa

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