The Islamic State, after the SDF have discovered and dismantled the routes to the East, must quickly find new ones. Daesh also returns to Sweida and Daraa.
Baghdad sends PMF to Anbar to prevent trespassing of the Islamic State. For Daesh, the south is the only route: to the north, the SAA attacks HTS in Idlib and in the east there are the SDF.
Prince Rashid bin El Hassan to Defense and Security: We can close the borders, but don’t stop the people fleeing from Isis and the Damascus Army (SAA).
The Islamc State militiamen chose to surrender to the SDF of Operation Round Up rather than continue fighting. Meanwhile the SAA resumes advancing against Daesh at Suweida.
The chief adviser of the Coalition, Roebuck, visited al-Basin to discuss post Islamic State. Why Daesh has no hope against the SDF of Operation Round Up.
2 options for the SDF anti-Daesh maneuvers: directly on Hajin or attacks in various parts to further divide the Islamic State. In south west the militiamen tried to flee to Israel and Jordan.
The place is believed to be where the prophet Muhammad, founder of Islam, was born. For the Islamic State the loss of this place would represent the end from the ideological point of view.
Operation Round Up arrests a leader of the Islamic State who was trying to leave Hajin. The offensive of Damascus against Daesh west of Daraa is in progress.
Operation Round Up aims to reach the Deir Ezzor-Iraq border to close the Islamic State in 2 isolated areas. The SAA launches an attack against Daesh west of Daraa.
Operation Round Up takes more land from the Islamic State in the Valley and the Damascus army conquers Nawa. Israel is worried about the Golan Heights.