The Syrian army men continued their fight against ISIL Southeast of the town of al-Mayadeen towards the town of Albu Kamal in Southeastern Deir Ezzur and captured Jabal (mount) al-Narousiyeh, Tal (hill) al-Khanzir, Tal al-Bani and Moweiha al-Mowaja.
The forces also took control over the towns of al-Taresh, al-Abbas and al-Mar’ei Shamar and Shamar Farm and al-Tutehiyeh region on the Western bank of the Euphrates River.
Dozens of the ISIL terrorists were killed and a number of their military and bomb-laden vehicles and a large volume of their arms and ammunition were seized by the Syrian forces in the clashes Southeast of al-Mayadeen.
The army is now just 13 km away from their comrades in the town of al-Asharah West of Albu Kamal.
Earlier reports said that the army forces continued to advance against ISIL in Eastern Deir Ezzur and managed to drive terrorists out of three more regions.
The forces also engaged in fierce clashes with ISIL along the road to al-Mayadeen and imposed control over Kharita Abbas, Shamou Farm and al-Qata’a region.
The army is about to advance along Albu Kamal road to al-Mayadeen to connect the two key towns in Southeastern Deir Ezzur.