Its been a difficult period for ISIS in Deir Ezzor as the Syrian airforce targeted their positions scoring direct hits and killing and injuring dozens of the terrorist fighters.
The strikes focused on Hill 17 just south of al-Muhandiseen at the top of Thardah mountain.
ISIS equipment was also destroyed as the airstrikes pounded a base.
Meanwhile, the Russian airforce targeted a convoy of ISIS fighters on Al-Harbeesha highway. The convoy consisted of 8 pickup vehicles loaded with fighters.
The airstrike scored a direct hit on the convoy, and another airstrike destroyed two fuel trucks in al-Omar oil field.
Meanwhile, the Syrian Army and National Defense Forces foiled an ISIS infiltration attempt towards the Panaroma checkpoint. In the process, six terrorists were exterminated, forcing the rest of the attacking party to retreat.
In the Al-Rawwas hill to the west of Deir Ezzor, the Syrian Army shot down an ISIS drone. The drones are mostly used to scout Syrian Army positions so that ISIS can coordinate attacks against the government forces.