ISIS attacks Damascus forces in Palmyra Desert

ISIS mercenaries carried out a new attack on positions of Damascus government forces in the Palmyra desert in the Homs countryside, which led to the killing of a soldier.

ISIS attacks Damascus forces in Palmyra Desert
13 March 2024   11:33
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ISIS mercenaries launched a surprise attack with light and medium weapons on the positions and gatherings of Damascus government forces in the Palmyra desert in the Homs countryside, which led to the killing of a member of the latter , while ISIS mercenaries fled to an unknown destination deep in the desert, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

This comes in light of the escalation of ISIS attacks in the Syrian desert despite Russian air strikes, as these attacks resulted in the killing of dozens of citizens and members of the Damascus government forces.

The death toll during military attacks within the Syrian desert, according to the documentation of the Syrian Observatory, has reached 203 dead since the beginning of the year 2024.

They are: 34 citizens, including a child, 147 from Damascus government forces and groups loyal to them, 22 ISIS mercenaries, they were killed in 75 ISIS attacks in various areas of the desert, carried out through ambushes, armed attacks, and bombings in the desert of Deir ez-Zor, Raqqa, and Homs.

Most of these attacks occurred in the desert areas of Homs and Deir ez-Zor.

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