The campaign to deter terrorism enters its third day and continues towards the northeastern countryside of Deir Ezzor

Beritan Tello –

The Syrian Democratic Forces are continuing their military campaign launched against the cells of the terrorist organization ISIS in the cities of Hasaka and Deir Al-Zor, to enter today its third day.

It is reported that the SDF has ended combing operations in the southern countryside of Hasaka province and moved to the northeastern countryside from the city of Deir Ezzor.

Since the first day of the campaign, the SDF has managed to advance 55 km, and has arrested 24 mercenaries.

This campaign came after the activity of ISIS cells increased in the recent period, taking advantage of the conditions of the embargo to prevent the outbreak of the Corona epidemic and the commission of several crimes against civilians and the military, and also came on the basis of appeals to elders and leaders of the tribes of the region to protect them from these cells.

Note that the number of those who participate in this campaign is 6 thousand fighters and fighters from the Syrian Democratic Forces, Women’s Protection Units and the commandos of the Syrian Democratic Forces, in addition to coordination with the international coalition forces present on the ground, in addition to air support from the coalition forces.

Translation: Selava Omar

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