Syrian Army, Allies Liberated Al-Bukamal City From ISIS – Media

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Syrian Army, Allies Liberated Al-Bukamal City From ISIS - Media

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The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and its allies have liberated the strategic city of al-Bukamal from ISIS, the Hezbollah-linked al-Mayadin TV channel reported few moments ago.

No details are available yet.

Earlier on Wednesday, the SAA and Hezbollah officialy met with Iraqi forces in at the Syrian-Iraqi border, south of al-Bukamal. Then, government troops liberated the Ratka oil field, Suwayyah, al-Hiri, Huwayjat Baghuz and entered the city.

Iraqi troops reportedly assisted the SAA in its avdance.

RT Arabic also says the city is liberated.

The Hezbollah media wing in Syria says same.

This is the end of ISIS as a “terrorist state” in Syria. It’s just a common terrorist group now.

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  • PZIVJ
    • Solomon Krupacek

      you are false! you greeted amaricans in an tanf, you were always AGAINST al bukamal operation.

      you have nazi weapon in your avatar, you hates arabs, jews, you like only aryans. so, you can not cheat us :P

      • FlorianGeyer

        Solomon.please desist in your rants. The US Coalition lost the fight for the borders and the goal of the Black flag flying over Damascus.

        Cry if you want to but do not attempt to insult PZIV.

        • PZIVJ

          I have gotten use to his BS and twisted facts,
          Do you think ISIS is disappearing through the oil fields to the north.
          I heard they raided Al Bukamal money centers for some cash to pay off smugglers, etc.

        • Solomon Krupacek

          i dont think so. the war is not over. you will see, how bad life will have the assad territory without oil, euphrates, water dams. yanks has time. they can wait years. sure will come 2nd revolt against assad. i know this scenario from afghanistan. the russians here make the same mistakes. you will see, assad will fall like in afghanistan babrak karmal, then come several pro-+russian rulers,but fuinally russians will be ecpelled from syria. you are too young and naive. i am experienced old fox. ;)

          • FlorianGeyer

            OK Solomon, can you describe the government that YOU would like to see in control of Syria ? The realistic options are ISIS, AlNusra, Al Zenki types,Turkey,Israel or Saudi Arabia.

          • Solomon Krupacek

            I am pro Assad, but maybe one of his good generals would be better choice. Conscription is the base. Any government is good, which will do this. Or: would be good in the past, because now is too late.

          • FlorianGeyer

            Without President Assads leadership the Black Flag of ISIS would have been flying over Damascus now and the streets littered with the dead.

            Just a look at Idlib today and the vicious internecine fighting between various terrorist groups squabbling for power and control over the civilian population is an indicator of the future of Syria if the terrorists were to prevail.

          • Solomon Krupacek

            sure not. there are much better guys then assad. assad is weak puppet. the best would be the founder of desert hawks. he is good soldier and good organizer. i am sure, he is russians next favorite, therefore they moved him in moscow.

            the assad family ruined syria. both generation.

          • FlorianGeyer

            The founder of Desert Hawks is an oil oligarch and surely the
            last thing that Syria needs is a leader who will , even without intention, cause tension with other industrialist’s interests ?

            Anyway, it is for the Syrian People to decide who they wish to lead then into the reconstruction of their war ravaged country, NOT us.

          • Solomon Krupacek

            assad is oligarch, too. and that guy torned OWN money in elite unite. without DH aleppo would fallen long time ago.

            anyway, the syrian people will decide nothing. like they had no word in allowing of turkish unitsh on syrian soil. you, old commie are big liar and naive.

          • Ronald

            She may be naive , but there is no need to call her a “commie” , or old .
            She’s possibly naive , because she’s possibly young !
            Ease up on the wine , Syria is winning , everything will turn out fine.
            Three Cheers for the Good Guys ,

          • Solomon Krupacek

            old commie, because he is using their vocabulary. same shits and bullshits.

      • PZIVJ

        6 months ago I said that SAA would wait until Iraqi army moved to the border, did you forget? I guess I was right and you were wrong. :D
        Time to celebrate, go grab your vodka bottle.
        CHEERS

        • Solomon Krupacek

          saa IS parasite

          • Rakean Jaya

            what ever, you stupid old fox, how came with alot of times you got, you still couldn’t learn.

        • Solomon Krupacek

          plus coward. I WAS RIGHT, not you! i was right, that myadin, maadan, al bukamal are no dangers, will be only weak resistance. and saa had to do my 3 ways of attacks. but with so long delay, that assad lost all oil fields. assad will lose everything. he will have no money for reconstruction of land, for army, will have no agricultural soil, all water dams are in the hands of yanks. russians are packing and leaving syria. unfortunately, I WAS RIGHT, and due to idiotism of russians, syrians and iranians the land will be split and slowly, but sure goes in the chaos.

          btw., you always jump the very important thing: why do ypu propagate nazi germany? especially on russian site?

          • PZIVJ

            Panzer IV tank is a nice museum piece from WW2.
            Do they not sell plastic models in Slovakia?
            I shall state again that Deir Ezzor was the first priority for SAA.
            Syria did not have unlimited resources for a 3 prong attack into the desert.
            You also need to consider supply hubs, supply routes and open flanks in the open dessert. I am surprised that you do not understand this !!
            OH, AND I ALMOST FORGOT
            GO TIGERS GO :D
            https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/a3d2c0e48c9c1ee5bfdb12b30df04a9226016649f3d09fa6f16c6984267ec197.jpg

  • Lupus

    Thats so fookin awesome! Cheers!!

    • Gregory Louis

      Dude pop the champagne…😂

      • Ice Icegold

        Cheers!!!!🙂🙂🙂

      • Lupus

        🥂🍾Cheers!

        • Gregory Louis

          The tears from the US-Saudi coalition yesss 😂

          • Lupus

            bwaaahhaaahaa 😂😂😂

        • Ice Icegold

          let’s celebrate all together

          • Lupus

            cheers m8

          • Thegr8rambino

            cheers!!!!

          • Lupus

            Cheers bruh!

          • Vladimir Šušić
          • Jorge Sotomayor

            And this my friends is a real man. I salute you Yahya!

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          • Lupus

            Good post Vlad, cheers!

          • Langaniso Mhlobo

            Such a young man with courage and with honey bangers heart.Never bag for mercy from enemies but died for his mother land.Because of war orchestrated and terrorism create by irresponsible nuclear power USA and friends.This is how a true compatriot stand the last stand for his people,wife,children and beloved country.Not defecting because of bloody badluck US dollar.

      • Pave Way IV

        Ahhh… hate to be the wet blanket here but where is the mountains of thousands of dead head-choppers that have been retreating to al Bukamal for months on end for the last stand? Where are the dozens and dozens of VBIEDs they would have likely prepared? Where are the suicide bombers that know they’re going to die anyway?

        The SAA and PMUs walked in in less than a day without months of bloody door-to-door urban combat? Just like that? Planting a flag means a lot to these guys – I’ll give them that. But somebody, somewhere is still going to get killed by these disappearing headchoppers. A flag does little good for the troops left to secure the city if they’re slowly getting picked off by pop-up snipers day after day.

        • Ronald

          Your right , but I would bet the reinforced concrete bunkers that where hit by the Kalibir’s , where large , and the casualties were large . More than that , those not scheduled for disposal , are likely in Jordan regrouping .

          • Pave Way IV

            Russia used a total of nine Kalibirs the last couple of weeks in al Bukamal. Killing hundreds of head-choppers in bunkers is hardly a dent in the thousands who should have been in al Bukamal today. The SAA and Iraqi PMUs claimed to hold adjacent territory that would have blocked any recent mass head-chopper escape towards Jordan. If they let it happen anyway for some reason (say to spare al Bukamal from destruction) then I could understand the fall of al Bukamal without a prolonged battle.

            I’m not saying there isn’t a reasonable explanation, I’m just saying I’ll wait nervously for one before I start popping any Champagne corks in celebration.

          • PZIVJ

            It makes no sense for ISIS to take a long drive to a Jordan refugee camp in the middle of the dessert, even if they could make it with few vehicles and the “convoy” would be bombed. More than likley ISIS is dissolving to the north.
            With no more central structure or paychecks, most of them will go back to local tribes and will be never be heard from again, or hide out in SDF area.

          • Ronald

            AMN : 11/9/2017 , on the east bank of the river ” the occupied towns of Al Asharah , Souseh and Al Jala are filled with thousands of IS fighters that retreated from Al Mayadeen and Al Bukamal ” . Good intuition .

          • Pave Way IV

            “I say we take off and nuke the entire site from orbit–it’s the only way to be sure”

        • FlorianGeyer

          Only the future will tell how many ISIS were rescued by their US/Israeli masters to continue the carnage elsewhere .

          • Pave Way IV

            The ‘important’ ISIS were airlifted out weeks ago. Any ISIS remaining there are the expendable pawns, easily replaced by new meat for the coming ISIS v2.0

        • Gregory Louis

          They’re escaping into SDF held land or going through smuggling routes through Turkey is the safe bet for them because ISIS still owns lands in Iraq so all they’d have to do is escape North through SDF lands….Bukamal wasn’t in complete encirclment

    • Kim Jong

      Amen brother.

      • Lupus

        😎✌

  • Ice Icegold
  • Lupus
  • Gregory Louis

    #makesyria red again

  • Deo Cass

    Thanks God! I’m happy for being proved wrong this time. I really feared a repeat of the Omar fields could happen here. Anyway, there is no time to lose. The Syrian government forces and allies now need to cross the Euphtes river and salvage what they can from the Eastern shores of the river, especially the Syria Iraq border.

    • Garga

      Thank god. Good for you to be wrong.
      I still hope that I be wrong too, fingers crossed.

    • Terence Silvestre Jr.

      I also share the same as you, my friend, I was afraid that it would happen the same as in Omar oil field, but thank God as good as ever, He rewarded the efforts of the SAA and allies.

      • FlorianGeyer

        Has anyone seen Dutch National ? :)

        • MH370

          he’s in deep grieving mode. dont worry.. few days he will come back for SDF and Al Qaeda.

        • Rakean Jaya

          Lol, i believe he is watching this article and comments in grieve and blaming himself while grumbling, ‘now i know that i’m not idiot, just near to it’

          • FlorianGeyer

            Its all ‘Putins fault’ of course :)
            Russian hackers have compromised Dutchnational’s sanity.

  • Rafik Chauhan

    now cross the river and cut sdf from reaching any near to border with albukamal and qaim

  • John Whitehot

    excellent news.

  • Sadde

    Congratulations to all you Syrian people and thanks to all those true friends who have stood shoulder to shoulder with Syrian people.

  • Terence Silvestre Jr.

    Without lying this news has just rejuvenated me for at least 20 years.
    Words do not suffice to congratulate the SAA and its faithful and brave allies who spared no effort and willingness to join together for a common good.
    May God continue to fill them with victory and blessings of a lot.

    • FlorianGeyer

      Me too. I am in awe of the SAA and their allies who have fought so long and so hard as the weight of the wealthiest nations in the world were attempting to crush the Syrian spirit.

  • Kim Jong

    I just fuckin love it!!!!!!

  • Thegr8rambino

    YESSSSS!!! GREAT JOB MEN!!! YOU DESERVE IT!!!

  • max

    One down. 4 to go.
    Get them all.

  • Bru

    Waooh, how unbelievable, all these places liberated so fast these last times, accelerating towards freedom!
    Thousand congratulations to all Syrians!!!

  • Vidura

    crap! Well I hope SDF moves fast and at least secure as much of the fields as possible.

    • Kim Jong

      lol..insecure much oil fields as possible^^

      THIS IS SYRIA!

    • Ice Icegold

      You have just admitted the real purpose of US supporting sdf…. OIL!👎

    • Thegr8rambino

      get the hell out of here u terrorist lover!!!

  • SnowCatzor

    Already? wow that was quick. I thought it’d be at least another week. Well done.

  • Leon De Elias

    Great news..

    Hunt down every last one in the deserts..!
    Oh and do not forget the Kurdish land grabbers,to show them where is their place..Go SAA..Support from Europe!

  • Tudor Miron

    Well done! Deir Ezzor and Al Bukamal showed that SAA with its allies established a solid strategy to liberate it’s city’s – first RuAF/Navy is softening them with calibr and strategic bombers and than ground troops storm what’s left. Main point is that they do that without significant losses.

    • Solomon Krupacek

      yup, beacuse of “brilliant”, sleepy russian strategy this happened with 6 months delay. :(

      if happened, because half of reports are about taking of the city, half about under fire control only.

      • Kim Jong

        Where is your suicide belt? Time to detonate. Best place is your cellar.

        MABROUK for Syria!

        • Solomon Krupacek

          your mother should do this, when she was pregnant with you.

          • Kim Jong

            Not telling shit about somebodys mother. Grab your suicide belt. What you waiting for?

          • jason sixx

            Die in a fire cockface

      • Bob

        Oh Sol, you really are quite the misery.

    • Thegr8rambino

      its a very nice strategy :)))

  • Ice Icegold

    That was the end of ISIS.

  • Walter White

    After the clean up operation Idlib next :)

    • Kim Jong

      I think -i hope- Idlib will get back to civilisation without firing a single bullet by SAA.

  • Vladimir Šušić
  • Travis Kelso

    Um, how about some videos inside the town? I mean I could type that it didn’t happen here and you couldn’t really tell me different? Showing me photos of guys hugging in the desert doesn’t prove much.

  • Jorge Sotomayor

    Keep on rolling. God bless y’all and long live Syria!

  • FlorianGeyer

    This is fantastic news. Once the ISIS pocket is cleared will the SAA cross the Euphrates to liberate the Iraqi border and the hinter land to the West or will the next campaign be Idlib or the Jordanian ,Iraq border areas ?

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  • MH370

    VICTORY!!
    ISIS fans prayers now has been fullfill
    what is their prayer?

    they pray to god if they are a false caliphate may god punish and destroy them
    if they are a true caliphate may god help them to survive.

    God answer their prayer :) sweet.

  • gustavo

    Congratulation to Syria-Hezbolah-Iran-Russian groud troops and aerospace Russia force. However, the war is not over. Hope you continue with more impetus brave and desition to finish with all terrorists in Syria land. Kurds (USA-puppets) and Turkey (terrorists supporter) must quick and go back to their proper places.

  • gustavo

    Let us invite a Northamerican friend, a jew friend, an English friend, a French friend, a Saudi friend, a Qatar friend, a Jordan friend, and a Turkey friend, to this celebration, and let us drink with them them a bottle of champage. Of course, the war is not over yet, but this is a great victory.

  • Bob

    And suddenly the belligerent US occupation of Al Tanf becomes bit clearer – suspect US occupied zone is now the immediate preferred destination for remaining terrorists in lower western Euphrates valley looking for a viable escape route.

  • Hezbollah_Iran

    This will be done any day now and then Eastern side for sure

  • jason sixx

    Too easy. Bad feeling

  • RichardD

    Looks good. The Syrian government coalition should be able to clear the remainder of the highway from DE to Al-Bukamal without interference from the SDF. This will provide good quality road for heavy truck traffic from Damascus to Baghdad to Tehran. And also overrun the Isis pockets west of the river. That leaves some Isis/SDF/local anti government forces on the east side of the river playing musical chairs to deal with.

  • Valery Grigoryev

    IMHO, it’s necessary to cross the Euphrates asap.

  • goingbrokes

    Well done SAA! This calls for some champagne! Maybe a Kir Royale!

    So, cheers President Assad, cheers Syrian Arab Army and allies, Cheers to Daesh free Iraq too! And of course the Russians – we couldn’t have done it without you – Budem! And all the contributors here without exception – CHEERS! (clinking of glasses)

  • Langaniso Mhlobo

    Congratulations SAA,Hezbollah,Iran,Russia and tribes and local government fighters.Be vigilant the the fight is not yet over because the enemy is breading another disease in the back yard.

  • dutchnational

    Acc to pro SDF sources this is blatantly incorrect.

    They report heavy fighting there during the night of 8 to 9 november so the city cannot have been taken on the 8th.

    PMU, Hezbollah a bit premature?