BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:30 P.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has made another significant advance against besieged ISIS forces in eastern Hama Governorate today, capturing the Islamic State’s main base in the region and liberating an additional two villages from the terrorist group.
According to reports, the SAA located and overran the main ISIS headquarters for east Hama which is located near the town of Tahmaz. The top command base was found to be buried in the Zabib hill, south of the settlement.
Video footage (below) released by Hezbollah’s media shows Syrian troops touring the inner workings of the underground base.
Moreover, pro-government forces also managed to liberate the towns of Masoud and Um Rammal to the west of ‘Uqayribat after a brief engagement with ISIS militants.