BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:05 P.M.) – The battle for southeast Al-Raqqa has reached a critical point, as the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) attempts to liberate the town of Ma’adan and enter the Deir Ezzor Governorate.

On Saturday, the Islamic State (ISIL) launched a big counter-attack against the Tiger Forces near the towns of Ghan Al-‘Ali and Shinan.

The terrorist group managed to drive back the Syrian Arab Army and even cutoff of their supply line to the aforementioned town, forcing the government to regroup to free the soldiers trapped by ISIL.

However, on Sunday morning, the Syrian Arab Army, alongside the Raqqawi tribes, conducted a successful counter-attack, freeing the troops that were cutoff from the government’s supply line.

As a result of this counter-attack, the Syrian Arab Army was able to advance into Ghan Al-‘Ali and seize at least 50 percent of the town – fierce clashes ongoing..

According to a military source in the area, the Syrian Arab Army lost over 40 soldiers during the Islamic State’s counter-attack, as the terrorist group’s 10+ suicide attacks caught the government off guard.

Sunday’s losses are the highest casualty toll the Syrian Arab Army has witnessed during the battle in southeast Al-Raqqa.

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Assad must stay
Master
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Assad must stay
2017-07-30 15:27

“suicide attacks caught the SAA off guard”

Why ❓ Is this new ❓

Please, do not sleep with ISIS ❗

Haso
Haso
2017-07-30 20:55

These guys are traitors. Genrally you minimize your losses in a war. You don’t remoralize your own people. Leşth Abou Fadel is sleeping with western cunts.

Antonio
Antonio
2017-07-31 21:20

ASSAD MUST STAY IF SIRIAN PEOPLE DECIDES SO. ASSAD MUST STAY BECAUSE HE IS THE LEGITIMATE ELECTED PRESIDENT OF SIRIAN. NEITHER RUSSIA NOR ISIS-USA MUST TAKE A DECISION.

Master
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jmNZ
2017-07-30 16:59

Very aware that these forty soldiers lost their lives defending us from barbarism.
Let their families know they hold an honoured place in our hearts.

Vague de crime
Vague de crime
2017-07-30 20:41

It’s hard to replace those deceased Tigers. RIP heroes.

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RAFIK
2017-07-30 16:01

THIS IS UNBLIVEABLE 40 SAA IT MEANS THEY TOOK THIS ISIL ATTACK LIGHTLY. THIS IS LEASSON FOR THE SAA DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE YOUR ENEMY AT ALL.

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ziad
2017-07-30 20:31

40??? this is ridiculous and the idiots whom planing this should lose there positions for such a drastic loss of soldiers in a short time for not being prepared ,,real disgrace