On Wednesday, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) Tiger Forces captured a gas facility located 15km west of al-Kawm village in eastern Homs, according to pro-government sources.
The SAA also captured some points from ISIS north of the Sha’er mountain located near the Sha’er gas field.
The Hezbollah media wing in Syria announced that on Wedesday the SAA repelled an attack of ISIS on its position in the Jub al-Mazare’a area northwest of al-Mabujah village in the eastern Hama countryside.
Separately, Russian and Syrian warplanes destroyed many ISIS positions and equipment around Uqayribat town in the eastern Hama countryside.
On August 15, ISIS claimed that 7 Syrian soldiers were killed during an attack by its fighters on SAA positions south of al-Maqhlah bridge in the southern Raqqa countryside.
The ISIS-linked Amaq news agency published photos of weapons and ammunition captured from the SAA during the attack.
Syrian opposition sources claimed yesterday that ISIS was able to recapture Ghanim al-Ali and Abu Hammad villages in the southern Raqqa countryside. However, ISIS has not confirmed these claims yet.