DEIR EZZOR – The Baath regime forces and ISIS gangs have simultaneously attacked the positions of the SDF. Although SDF fighters were able to repel ISIS attacks, the attacks of the regime forces continues. SDF fighters are gaining great successes within the scope of the Jazira Storm Campaign, launched 45 days ago. The attacks of the ISIS gangs and regime forces continue increasing against these advances.
On Tuesday evening ISIS gangs and Baath regime forces simultaneously carried out attacks on two liberated positions of the SDF fighters.
ISIS gangs around 17.30 hours carried out an attack against SDF positions located at the Jafra Train Station Centre. SDF fighters responded to these attacks and they were repelled. Nine gang members were killed in these clashes.
On the other hand, the regime forces around the same hours carried out an attack against SDF positions in the Jubayla village of Deir ez-Zor. SDF fighters are responding to the regime forces within the framework of legitimate defense.
Jubayla village is located 8 km northwest of Deir ez-Zor.