BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:30 A.M.) – The Islamic State’s (ISIS) is not giving up on their self-proclaimed ‘caliphate’ despite several setbacks inside Syria and Iraq.

To counter their losses in Syria and Iraq, the terrorist group has launched a massive offensive in the province of Deir Ezzor.

Within 24 hours of launching this offensive, the Islamic State’s official media wing announced the capture of several towns along the western bank of the Euphrates River.

Among the alleged areas captured, the Islamic State’s media wing claimed their forces seized the key town of Al-Salihiyah.

If Al-Salihiyah has been truly recaptured by the Islamic State than the Syrian Army and their allies will be in serious trouble around the western bank of the Euphrates.

This latest offensive by ISIS is geared to have their forces reestablish themselves in the northwestern countryside of Albukamal, leaving them within striking distance of the aforementioned border-city.

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Mohib Khan

This is a very good opportunity for the SAA. The sleepers in the open finish them off. There is always an advantage on their side. In terms of artillery and air power grill them before they know what is happening they are in the open. The only good terrorist is a dead one. RUAF will have a target rich environment to bomb.

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On the same day that Russia officially terminates its military participation alongside the allies of Syria, ISIS attacks with force and some success.
As always, Russia making the same strategic mistakes warning the enemies of Syria with drums and bugles their hasty departure from the region in order to boast and declare victory ahead of time, leaving their allies almost alone.

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ISIS has came from US controlled areas. There is ISIS/Kurds Reservation on the east side of the Euphrates river. The US always keeps terrorists as a pretext in countries they want to occupy. You are right about Russia. Russia is afraid of clashes with US Army (modern US versions of Wehrmacht, SS) so Russia is trying to flee the country.

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Great Mind blowing analysis. But confused …is us is supporting it’s enemy Isis ….who kill us citizens back home . Confused..totally confused.