The SDF at Deir Ezzor, with the support of the Iraqi air fighters, are surrounding Daesh at Dashisha
The SDF at Deir Ezzor, with the air support of the Iraqi air fighters, are surrounding Daesh at Dashisha. Approaching at the same time the city. The forces of the Round Up operation (Jazeera Storm), with the support of the Iraq air fighters, are surrounding Daesh at Dashisha. At the same time they are getting closer to the city. The forces of the Round Up operation (Jazeera Storm) have chased the Islamic State out of Al-Hassu south of the Isis stronghold, reaching Al-Bahadi. In parallel, they have taken Al-Marjan, Kalib Tahtani, Khuwayra and seven farms in the far outskirts of the residential area. The objective is to proceed along the three axes (southern, western and northern) to isolate the jihadists and close them in a siege. Inherent Resolve supplies more support to the maneuvers with a fire post in Iraq delivering supplies and equipment by plane. This has enabled the Syrian operation in the province to increase its speed, while disorientating the militiamen, who are pressed relentlessly. So that the troops are moving fast, meeting a rather limited resistance.
Between Iraq and Syria a man hunt to neutralize the leaders of the Islamic State is going on
The SDF at Deir Ezzor, besides gaining more ground against Daesh, are also eliminating leaders. Two high commanders of the Islamic State were killed by the Arab-Kurdish forces near the village of Mircan. And the ISF also captured 3 women fighters of Isis. They were trying to escape from Iraq to Syria through the border. According to the first news circulated after their capture, moreover, it seems that they were involved in the execution if several women at Mosul, during the jihadist occupation. Also on the Hajin side it is not going well for the militiamen. These had tried to attack in an area where there could be bases of the Coalition, but were rejected with losses. Moreover, the G-16 of Baghdad bombarded and destroyed some of their check points and command centers.