Earlier today inside the eastern countryside of the Homs Governorate, the so-called “Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham” (ISIS) launched a new assault on the small village of Al-Dawa in western Palmyra after weeks of being involved in a stalemate with the Syrian Armed Forces.

Based on the preliminary reports from east Homs, ISIS has seized three points around the small village of Al-Dawa after a violent battle with the Syrian Arab Army’s 67th Brigade of the 18th Tank Division this morning.

According to a military source at the T-4 Airport in east Homs, ISIS utilized suicide bombers to break-through the Syrian Arab Army’s frontline positions near the village of Al-Dawa, resulting in the fracture of their first line of defense.

Following their assault on Al-Dawa, the terrorist group pushed north towards the imperative Al-Sha’ar Mountains, striking the Syrian Armed Forces’ defensive positions near Well 105.

Clashes are still ongoing at Jabal Al-Sha’ar; however, ISIS has been unable to advance into the gas field, despite repeated attempts to infiltrate the Syrian Armed Forces’ defenses this morning.

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Selim Ibn Ali Abdallah
Selim Ibn Ali Abdallah
2016-02-02 12:05

oh no

Maureen Callahan
Maureen Callahan
2016-02-03 01:08

ISIS = Israeli Secret Intelligence Service mercenary swine