TEHRAN (FNA)- Several Russian fighter jets hammered the ISIL terrorists’ positions in the Eastern province of Deir Ezzur on Wednesday morning, inflicting major losses on the militants.
The warplanes targeted ISIL’s defense lines in Thardah mountain, killing or wounding several militants.
In the meantime, the Russian aircraft carried out a powerful assault at the Thayyem Oilfields and Power Station, destroying two technical trucks armed with anti-aircraft machine guns, killing and wounding more than 20 militants.
In relevant developments in the province on Thursday, the ISIL’s military vehicles were destroyed in al-Thardah mountainous region and its surrounding areas in the Syrian airstrikes.
The Syrian army soldiers also clashed with the ISIL terrorists along the Eastern wall of Deir Ezzur Military Airport.
The Syrian army’s artillery units also pounded the terrorists’ military positions and gathering centers in the neighborhoods of al-Arfi, al-Sina’ah, al-Jbeila, al-Hawika and al-Rasafa regions, killing a number of terrorists and injuring many others as well as destroying their arms and ammunition.