Results Of SDF Operation In Eastern Syria Over Past Week (Map)

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On July 6, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced in an official statement that its units liberated 330km2 of the southern al-Hasakah countryside from ISIS between June 24 and July 5. According to the US-backed group, the liberated area includes the following villages:

Tuymin, Sa’dah, Suyan, Huayjah, al-Rihaniyah, al-Suraji, Ghadir Abdullah, al-Madina, Wadiyat al-Shuk, Galgham, Khirat Gharbi, Zakhir, al-Dabja, Jalib Nada, Khirat Sharqi, Sqar, Wadi Abu Hamdi, Wadi al-Shaj’a, Shaiym, Kulib Fuqani, al-Syha, Abu Fas, Ruyh, Khazim, Mushyrfah, Kulib Tahtani, Abar al-Abd, al-Ajrash, al-Ajrush, Kalkalah.

Results Of SDF Operation In Eastern Syria Over Past Week (Map)

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The SDF said that its fighters clashed with ISIS cells four times during their advance, as a result four fighters of ISIS were killed and eight others were captured. Light weapons and a communication device were also captured by SDF fighters.

The US-led coalition conducted four airstrikes to facilitate the SDF’s operations in the southern al-Hasakah countryside, according to the SDF’s statement. These airstrikes killed eight fighters of ISIS and destroyed two vehicles, a motorcycle and a position of the terrorist group.

The SDF resumed its military operation against ISIS in the southern al-Hasakah countryside on July 1. Once the area is secured, US-backed forces will launch a new operation against the remaining positions of ISIS along the eastern bank of the Euphrates River, according to a recent report of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).

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  • Terra Cotta Woolpuller

    Just wondering where all the ISIS are going to right now as the SDF and US always negotiate with them Afghanistan or through Turkey to Afrin and Hatay then the Turkmen region?

    • Bill Wilson

      The Homs Desert. Bashar said it was OK.

    • Feudalism Victory

      Theyll be used elsewhere. Maybe phillipenes or china or russia

      • Terra Cotta Woolpuller

        North America possibly Canada and Mexico !!

    • Brother Ma

      These Turcomans did a lot of cruel things there on the border with Hatay. They need to be strung up with piano wire!

  • Smaug

    A sign of the effect of US direct support is that in the small backwater battle US planes twice as many as the SDF ground offensive.