BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:30 P.M.) – The Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) has taken advantage of the current coronavirus crisis in Syria to launch several attacks across the country.

On Friday, the Islamic State began their campaign by launching multiple attacks inside the government-held areas, targeting the Syrian military’s positions in the Badiya Al-Sham region of Homs and the Albukamal countryside of Deir Ezzor.

These attacks resulted in a number of casualties within the ranks of the Syrian Arab Army, National Defense Forces (NDF), and Iranian-backed troops.

According to a field report, the Islamic State primarily used hit-and-run attacks to inflict heavy casualties within the Syrian military’s ranks, while also seizing small arms and supplies in the process.

At the same time, the Islamic State has also increased their terrorist activities in the SDF-held areas, with strikes against the latter’s forces throughout the week.

ISIS has often used different crises in the past to launch attacks and capture territories from the Syrian military; this has prompted the government to increase security measures.

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Rhodium 10

Thats attacks have been foiled!…usually pro western propagande magnificent ISIS attacks….when indeed terrorist are unable to retake nothing!

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Why don’t you use real pictures of todays ISSI terrorist they don’t look like that of yesteryear.

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Why don’t you sign up as a war correspondent & join as a photographer and go into Badiya Al Sham Homes & Alleppo regions and shoot pictures of Daesh and their exploits and share it, that way we all can see latest photos isn’t it?

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“seizing small arms and supplies”

[Joke suggestion] – Why not set up trading posts in those areas, let the bearded loonies come in and buy the things they need instead of having to steal them? The stores could issue loyalty cards – with photo id, name and location of hideout – in return for discounts on selected items. Should work a treat. Happy IS fighters, mucho profit for the store owners, precise targeting of customers in follow-up product promotions (“Buy one suicide vest, get a free FitBit!”)

Just a thought.

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Gustavo Lopez Velazquez

Isn’t it time for SAA-Russia to get totally rid for good of these terrorists ?

Abu Bakr
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Abu Bakr

What trump and Putin lied again about defeat of Isis? Looooooool pathetic Zionist liars you will never defeat them