BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:25 P.M.) – The so-called “Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham” (ISIS) launched a massive offensive inside the provincial of capital of Deir Ezzor on Monday afternoon, targeting several districts under the control of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) near the western bank of the Euphrates River.

ISIS began their assault by launching airstrikes with their attack drones; this assault would do little damage to the Syrian Arab Army’s defenses because their unmanned aircraft would ultimately be shot down inside the Al-Rashidiyah District.

Following the drone strikes, the Islamic State terrorists launched a simultaneous assault on the Al-Rashidiyah and Al-Hawiqa districts, resulting in a fierce battle with the Syrian Armed Forces that ensued for several hours.

According to a military source in Deir Ezzor, the Syrian Army has managed to repel the first wave of the offensive; however, the Islamic State is expected to launch another powerful attack tonight.

Today’s Islamic State offensive in Deir Ezzor is meant to deter Syrian and Russian fighter jets from targeting the terrorist positions in east Homs, as the latter prepares to strike the T-4 Airport.

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Terence Silvestre Jr.
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Who is the strategist behind ISIS, advising them? Let me guess.
Does it have to do with Uncle Sam?

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robdeyser

You won! We must admit that Uncle Sam did a good job.

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Abu Zina

The soldiers at Deir Ezzor must be protected no matter what. If they aren’t able to defend their positions all of them will be slaughtered. To the h**l with the UN and the US. If necessary use mustard gas, nerve gas, napalm, whatever it takes to avoid the soldiers being slaughtered.

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I agree. Even a tactical nuke. Or two 🙂

Daeshbags Sux
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Russians have the FOAB, they don’t need tac-nukes anymore.

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The question is what repercussions might there be from the US IF it was used ? It makes tactical sense to use it now in Dier Ezzor and Palmyra ,but strategically ?

Your thoughts .

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Daesh and Qaeda, even if tooled by the US, are anyway considered for elimination by them.
Now, strategically speaking, unless you have a serious concentration of fighters and vehicles in an area, using weapons of mass destruction -I include FOAB and MOAB in these- is not so interesting. Well, at least huge thermobarics won’t do fallouts, now, it can have an interesting psychological effect on jihadists! IMHO, blow a FOAB and they’ll think Russians are using nukes now and that they’re f*****g doomed, that their Allah let them down for good, etc…

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Mustard gas is not really efficient unless you move many oil trucks filled with it and you need full hazmat to protect you as it burns skin horribly. Nerve gases? There are still contaminated soils and birth defects in Iraqi Kurdistan near 30 years later! And Sarin wasn’t the worst thing created… There are even things cooked by the Soviets that may be even worst than VX. Better have a full hazmat too… Nukes? Even worst. That’s even why nukes are a so effective deterrent… It’s actually their sole interest : blackmailing. Napalm? Still OK although a little out of… Read more »

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MHHHH, they may not know that Russia has only about 5% of their strike aircafts in Syria and I’m not counting the bombers like Tu-22M3, Tu-95 or Tu-160… Mid-air refuelling also exists. Not counting the Kalibrs and Toshkas and well, they shouldn’t forget that there is a coalition around and many Frenchs grew up with cartoonists like Cabu or Wolinski to make them ROFL. Just because of Charlie Hebdo’s team, especially these two ones, I’d even jump into a Rafale any day just to push the button to bomb the s**t out of their asses and send them to their… Read more »

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est 338Lapua

Angela Merkel paradise???puaghhhh!!1 pass the sick bag,I rather burn in h**l

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Well, just the thought of 72 virgin girls is already a nightmare! They have no sexual experience, even dealing with a single virgin will not be a great sexual experience! Better pay for a “pro”!
Now 72 virgin goats, well, zoophilia is definitively not for me, it’s even more a nightmare, I’d prefer becoming a forever wanker but well, Angela Merkel too…
Anyway, this is total bullshit : there is neither heaven nor h**l but if cloning begans to work well, please, do not clone Merkel in numbers, I have already seen too much horrors in Rwanda!

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And just about 25 minutes ago :
“Clashes between Assad and Daesh in Bgheliya North DeirEzzor. And many raids bombed Daesh locations around Deir ez-Zur”
=> Nope, I have no gift to forsee… It’s just a law of the universe : to any action, there is a reaction.