(AhlulBayt News Agency) - In the framework of the Syrian army’s continued military operation for uprooting the Takfiri organization in the countryside of Deir Ezzor, the Army Air Force killed a number of ISIS terrorists, among them self-claimed leaders.
The reporter said Sunday that the Army Air Force carried out dozens of airstrikes on ISIS gatherings and fortifications in the western countryside of the city of al-Boukmal, killing and injuring scores of terrorists and destroying their vehicles, weapons and equipment.
The reporter added that ISIS leaders Hani al-Thalji, Abu Munzer al-Shishani and Abu Mohammad al-Safi were identified among the killed terrorists.
The army units continued pursuing ISIS terrorists in Howeijet Qatea area.
Meanwhile, civil sources in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor affirmed that new ISIS terrorist groups fled away from the village of al-Riz.