Syrian Army units meet with Iraqi forces on joint border, tighten noose on ISIS in al-Boukamal
Army units, operating in Deir Ezzor, gained new areas in the vicinity of al-Boukamal area.
A source in Deir Ezzor said that progress towards al-Boukamal city has been achieved after the army units and its allies met with Iraqi forces at the joint border after clearing the area of the collapsed remnants of ISIS terrorists.
According to the source, large areas where ISIS spreads are currently encircled as a result of the forces’ meeting, which is extended between the Second Station and al-Baajat in Syria and al-Aakashat t in Iraq.
The source added army units and supporting forces tightened noose on ISIS dens in al-Boukamal city totally and began intensive operations to root out their last gatherings in the city, which considers as one of the main strongholds of the terrorist organization in the southeastern countryside of Deir Ezzor.
By : Suhad Alaawar