According to our sources, the Syrian army and Iraqi Hashd al Shaabi militia formations along with government forces continue attacks on ISIS-held areas near key town of Abu Kamal in Deir Ezzor province.
While President Trump has reiterated his intention to withdraw troops from Syria, the US military is reportedly working on plans to send an additional contingent to secure a foothold in the north of the war-torn country.
The US is trying to establish control over Syrian oil fields, Syrian Deputy Defense Minister Mahmoud al-Shawa said, speaking at the Moscow Conference on International Security.
The Russian warplanes carried out several airstrikes on ISIS positions in terrorist-held Euphrates River Valley towns and villages of Deir Ezzor province.
Several armed opposition factions active in the Syrian desert have begun preparations for the upcoming offensive in Southern Syria simultaneously with an attack on the Syrian troops in East Qalamoun, local sources reported.
The US military was forced to deploy additional units to the city of Manbij and the areas south of Euphrates river after the Kurdish Dominated Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) left their positions and headed to Afrin enclave to repel the Turkish offensive.
The SAA units have discovered concealed ISIS hospital in Abu Kamal city of Deir Ezzor province.