State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor

State of calm prevailed in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor after yesterday's clashes between mercenaries belonging to the Damascus government and the Syrian Democratic Forces, which  eliminated the attackers.

State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
State of calm prevails in eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor
30 Decemberember 2023   10:52
DEIR EZ-ZOR

The security tension that witnessed in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor ended yesterday, and life returned to normal after the Syrian Democratic Forces thwarted the attack launched by mercenaries affiliated with the security services of the Damascus government.

The eastern countryside is calm and stable, and normal activity has returned to the markets.

Yesterday morning, the villages and towns of “Shahil, Dhiban, and Abu Hardoub” in the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor witnessed targeting by armed groups.

In response to the forces of the Deir ez-Zor Military Council targeting armed groups that crossed the Euphrates River and reached the eastern countryside of Deir ez-Zor, from the opposite bank controlled by Damascus government forces, violent clashes broke out until yesterday afternoon.

The Syrian Democratic Forces announced, that their forces were able to confront the attack that began from areas controlled by Damascus government forces on the west bank of the Euphrates River, eliminating 19 mercenary attackers, including 6 in the town of Dhiban, and 13 others in the village of Abu Hardoub, and that it destroyed a boat carrying a number of mercenaries, in addition to wounding 20 mercenaries, including the mercenary Marwan Al-Fadil, one of the officials of the “Aswad Al-Sharqiya” mercenaries, affiliated with the Damascus government forces.

SDF confirmed that its fighters had seized quantities of weapons, ammunition and military equipment.

SDF revealed that the mercenary attack led to martyrdom 3 of its fighters and 4 civilians in addition to wounding 10 others.

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ANHA