MP Fahed Ameen to ST: Liberation of Deir Ezzour from ISIS Foils Aggressive Schemes against Region

Member of the Syrian People's Assembly (Parliament) Fahed Mohammad Ameen has affirmed that the victory achieved today by the Syrian Arab army and allies in Deir Ezzour city is not only an ‘expected military victory’ but it is a military, political, social and economic achievement as it foils aggressive schemes against the region.

“There have been aggressive schemes against the region, and the aggressors have tried to carry out these plans from Deir Ezzour city with a big logistic support. But Syrians’ will has triumphed through their adherence to national principles,” the MP told the Syriatimes newspaper- via Facebook messenger.

At Least 9 People Martyred in Intensive Zionist Enemy-Backed Terrorist Assault on Quneitra’s Hadar

QUNEITRA– Nine people were killed and others were injured in car bomb attack by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists on the outskirts of Hadar town in the countryside of Quneitra.

At dawn on Friday, a terrorist suicide bomber of al-Jabhat Nusra blew himself up in a car bomb among houses on the outskirts of Hadar town, leaving nine people dead and 23 injured, according to SANA.

SANA reporter added that the death toll is likely to rise as most of the wounded sustained serious injuries and were pulled out of debris with difficulty due to the terrorists’ targeting of the explosion site with gunfire and rocket shells.

Deir Ezzor City Declared Fully Liberated

PROVINCES– The Syrian Arab Army has declared the entire Deir Ezzor city fully liberated after the last positions of ISIS in it were eliminated.

 “Units of the Syrian Arab Army, in cooperation with the allied and supporting forces, have accomplished the mission of fully liberating Deir Ezzor city from ISIS terrorist organization,” a military source said on Friday, according to SANA.

Large numbers of ISIS terrorists, including leaders, were killed and their weapons and equipment were destroyed, the source affirmed, noting that the army units and supporting forces have seized ISIS munitions depots in the city.

Army regains control over new neighborhoods in Deir Ezzor

Provinces - A military source announced the restoration of al-Jbiliah, al-Abed, al-Jamaiat neighborhoods in the city of Deir Ezzor after eliminating the last gatherings of ISIS there, SANA reported.

Meanwhile, units of army, in cooperation with supporting forces, regained control over al-Hamidyah neighborhood in Deir Ezzor.

Syria Calls for Stopping Zionist Enemy's Attacks on Syrian Territories

DAMASCUS, (ST)-The Israeli enemy  warplanes on Wednesday evening fired four rockets from the Lebanese aerospace against a copper factory for civil industries in Hessya Industrial Zone in Syria's Homs.

The Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates on Thursday complained to the UN and the Security Council about this new flagrant Israeli aggression, urging immediate and firm measures as to put an end to the Israeli repeated attacks on the Syrian territories.

Mikdad Stresses Deeply-Rooted Syrian-Algerian Ties

DAMASCUS – Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad stressed the solid cooperation between Syria and Algeria which has a key role in supporting joint efforts to eliminate terrorism.

Mikdad was speaking at a reception held by the Algerian Embassy at the Four Seasons Hotel in Damascus marking the 63rd anniversary of Algerian Revolution against French colonialism, according to SANA.

In a press statement, Mikdad congratulated the Algerian people for achieving victory over injustice and occupation.

Army inflicts heavy losses upon ISIS terrorists in Deir Ezzor

Deir Ezzor - Army units, operating in Deir Ezzor, continued their operations against ISIS terrorist organization in the southern part of Deir Ezzor city and on the direction of al-Boukamal in the far eastern countryside of the province amid large collapse in the ranks of terrorists.

SANA said that army units, backed by Air Force and artillery, carried out intensive operations to eradicate the remnants of ISIS terrorists from the neighborhoods of al-Hamidiyeh, al-Jubaila, al-Rashidiya, al-Hawaiqah, al-Arfi and al-Sheikh Yassin, killing a number of terrorists and destroying their dens and fortifications.