Syrian government forces have been developing momentum against ISIS in southern Damascus.
According to pro-government sources, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and its allies have liberated a number of points near Quds Mosque from ISIS in the Yarmouk refugee camp area. Government troops have also advanced on ISIS positions in the northern part of the district of al-Hajar al-Aswad.
At the same time, the SAA has pressured ISIS militants in the norhern part of the Yarmouk refugee camp. According to local sources, the advance in the northern part of Yarmouk is an attempt to draw ISIS reources from other fronts to advance in other areas.
It should be noted that the SAA has increased the intensity of usage of rocket systems and artillery guns. The Syrian Air Force is actively carrying out strikes on ISIS positions in the area.