11th January 2016, Latest military news indicates that Syrian Air Force targeted a convoy of Daesh tankers smuggling oil from the Takfiri held territories in the east locality of the Arab nation.
Syrian fighter jets bombarded the tankers on the al-Mayadin highway close to to the eastern city Dayr al-Zawr on Sunday.
Bombardment of Daesh oil tankers is a huge blow to the militant group economic lifeline that highly relies on fund from smuggled oil to facilitate their terror activities.
In another separate development, a senior commander of Al-Qaeda affiliated Ahrar al-Sham terrorist group identified as Abu Talib was killed in a bobby trap explosion in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province.
On Sunday 10th January 2016, some 30 militants belonging to the al-Qaeda-linked al-Nusra Front perished from Russian airstrikes in the southern part of Idlib.
Since March 2011, Syria has been rocked by challenge of foreign-backed militancy which has left hundreds of thousands killed and over a million other displace as result of violence.
Syria has been gripped by foreign-backed militancy since March 2011. More than 260,000 have reportedly lost their lives and millions displaced as a result of the violence.
Syrian security forces have been battling militants, particularly Daesh terrorists and the al-Nusra Front militants from different angles throughout the country.
Russian air intervention began on September 30, 2015 at the request of the Damascus government.