The Syrian Army units thwarted an ISIS attempt to attack a number of military posts near a key town in Central Homs province.
ISIS militants deployed in groups to attack the Syrian Army positions near the town of Jeb al- Jarrah in al-Mukharram region of Homs province, but the Syrian Army forces were ready to encounter the militants and their attack was nipped in the bud. The terrorists sustained casualties before retreating back to their own lines.
In the meantime, the Syrian Air Force launched several airstrikes over ISIS positions in Eastern Homs and according to battlefield sources, the Syrian Air Force’s raids have inflicted casualties on the terrorists and destroyed a large number of their armored vehicles.
The sources added that the primary target for the Syrian Air Force were the villages of Huwaisis, Al-Tibah, ‘Arak, and Al-Sakhanah, which are among the major stronghold of terrorists in the area.