The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has repelled several ISIS attempts to infiltrate in the Tal Brok area and destroyed a vehicle and killed a number of ISIS militants during the clashes in the Al-Makabir area.
The SAA artillery also targeted the vicinity of the airport, the gas field and the cemetery area west of the Al-Sonof hill, killing of 6 ISIS militants and destroying several vehicles.
ISIS organization attacked the SAA at the Joura bridge checkpoint with several VBIED but government fores destroyed the car bombs before they were able to reach the target. ISIS also continued shelling with mortars Al-Joura district of Deir Ezzor city.
Meanwhile, Syrian Air Force warplanes bombed ISIS positions in the vicinity of Deir Ezzour airport, the Al-Makabir area, and near the village of Husseiniya.
The ISIS-held area in Deir Ezzor is in poor humanitarian conditions due to the escalation of US airstrikes.
ISIS forced civilians to pay taxes to work in their own lands. In addition, ISIS has completely banned Internet and satellite television, and according to local sources, there is a limited prevalence of poliomyelitis.