International coalition: Syria’s democratic forces send special forces to free the remaining areas under the control of Da’ash
“The Syrian Democratic Forces clashed in Duruwss battle with members of an Da’ash organization in the eastern countryside of Deir al-Zour,” said Col. Shawn Ryan, a spokesman for the international coalition. “These forces sent additional reinforcements and special forces to the town of Hajin which he controlled during the past two days. In order to restore the remaining areas under the control of Da’ash.
“We have said from the beginning that this would be a difficult struggle … Da’ash organization that uses experienced foreign fighters and have nothing to lose. The Syrian democratic forces will return with the support of the coalition and will continue to defeat and destroy Da’ash,” he said. Reuters.
For his part, the US envoy to the international coalition, Brett McGurk, said that “fighting in the area of the Middle Euphrates Valley is very difficult,” adding that “we are in the final stages of fighting”
“Every element of Da’ash the almost provocative explosive belt, but we will succeed,” he said, noting that Syria’s democratic forces will regain control of the areas lost to the benefit of Da’ash organization east of the Euphrates.
It is worth mentioning that the organization launched a large-scale offensive last week on the positions of the Syrian Democratic forces east of Deir al-Zour exploited the bad weather, and managed to recover the sousse and the pagos which lost it by the past weeks.