Syrian And Russian Warplanes Strike ISIS Targets West Of Palmyra

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Syrian and Russian warplanes have delivered high number of airstrikes against ISIS targest in the area located west of the ancient city of Palmyra, according to local sources and media activists.

Warplanes supported the government advance along the Homs-Palmyra road and near Abu Tawwalah (Bayt Jarbu al Azw), killing some 8 ISIS members and 1 vehicle equipped with a machine gun.

Earlier today, the Syrian army and the National Defense Forces (NDF) have repcatured Abu Tawwalah and the nearby housing area from ISIS.

Syrian And Russian Warplanes Strike ISIS Targets West Of Palmyra

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  • Aquartertoseven

    They’re doing exactly the same thing that led to them losing Palmyra the first time; one thin, long salient. Go south and east of Qaryatayn, you idiots.

  • Solomon Krupacek

    No progress during last week.

  • VGA

    It will take them 6 months to retake what they lost in 2 days lol

    • Solomon Krupacek

      They are simoly lost. No conception, what o do?

    • PZIVJ1943

      This front is a slow grind against ISUS. Perimeter N and S of Tiyas airbase is improving.
      I noticed that most tigers are still up around Kiweires, this must be their higher priority along with holding Deir Ezzor. Palmyra can wait. ISUS is in a tough spot up north, Palmyra front will tie down their reserves.

      • VGA

        But can Deir Ez Zor wait?

        It is only a matter of time until the next big attack.

      • Solomon Krupacek

        They can wait…. and loose the half of country.

  • NeoLeo

    Lots of trolls here lately.