Over the past day, the fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces, supported by the coalition air forces, continued their operation against the terrorists of the Islamic State in the province of Deir Ezzor. During the offensive, Kurdish troops succeeded in liberating the northern Al-Hawamah area of the Hajin city. In the evening, the terrorists launched a counterattack against Kurdish soldiers, hoping to regain control of the lost territory.
Also yesterday, the Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham militants launched an offensive against opponents of the National Liberation Front group and, as a result, captured the village New Zeyzoun in the northwest of the province of Hama, and also villages Jadraya and Qastoun, located in the west of Idlib province.
Meanwhile, militants “Jaysh Al-‘Izza” tried to infiltrate to government territory in the area of the settlement Al-Jissat, however, were discovered and shelled by the SAA. During the clashes that occurred, Syrian artillery shelled enemy positions in the north of the province of Hama and in the south-east of the province of Idlib.