BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:20 A.M.) – The Islamic State (ISIS) launched a counter-attack against the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in east Deir Ezzor on Saturday.

ISIS began their counter-attack on Saturday by storming the Syrian Democratic Forces’ positions at the Sijan Oil Field of eastern Deir Ezzor.

According to pro-opposition activists, the Islamic State terrorist managed to retake the the Sijan Oil Field from the Syrian Democratic Forces after a fierce battle near the eastern bank of the Euphrates River.

The Sijan Oil Field is strategically located near the Al-‘Umar Oil Fields, which are also under the control of the Syrian Democratic Forces.

This counter-attack by the Islamic State comes just 24 hours after the US-backed forces launched a big assault to capture the strategic town of Hajjin.

Hajjin has been under the control of the Islamic State since they first entered the Deir Ezzor Governorate in 2014.

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William Gruff
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ISIS counterattack = US-backed SDF mercenaries removing their white hats and putting on black balaclavas.

Abu bakr
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Hahahahahaha Zionist backed sdf and saa with all their aircover and weapons still can’t defeat few lion mujahedin with ak47, Allah never fail to keep His promise remaining and expanding Islamic State

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LOL. IS is defeated militarily. Dead men walking. The death throbs of a few hunted fugitive criminals with AK 47.
To end the proscribed men faster put them under ban.

BTW. The SDF the IS unseated are US mercs not Syrian SAA.

p.s. Germanic medieval style ban! The IS asked for it.

Consequences: Kill them plus their kin and supporters. Kill all who give them bread (or petrol) or shelter them or look at them friendly.

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Hahahahahaha you guys have said isis defeated in almost 5 years now, I think if they were defeated Russia Iran America and coalition wouldn’t increase its military in Syria, day by day you guys are losing to them only thing that saves you sometimes it’s yiur aircover but even with that you lose terribly, the dead man walking is Assad when Russia is getting enough and Iran and when their money is gone Assad will stand alone and will fall in less than 24 hours, the guy hang on loose ropes, Isis is remaining now even rebel groups defect to… Read more »