TEHRAN The Syrian Army's air and ground forces pounded the ISIL's movements and military convoys in Badiyeh (desert) Homs and in the surrounding areas of Palmyra in Eastern Homs, inflicting heavy losses on the terrorist group.
The Syrian Army troops engaged in fierce clashes with ISIL terrorists near T3 Station and Avirez Dam in Eastern Badiyeh in Eastern Homs, killing and injuring a number of them.
The Syrian air force also pounded the ISIL's movements near Badiyeh Palmyra and al-Saneh around Abu Rajmin Mountain, Humeimeh region, Avirez Dam to the provincial border with Deir Ezzur, inflicting heavy losses on the terrorists.
A battlefield source, meantime, said that the Syrian Army's air and ground forces destroyed several military convoys of the ISIL in Palmyra's Badiyeh and in Eastern Sukhneh as they were moving towards the Syrian Army positions.
In a relevant development in June, the Arabic-language al-Mayadeen Television news network reported that the ISIL backed by the US troops stationed in al-Tanf region had heightened its movements against the Syrian Army in Eastern Badiyeh of Homs province.
Al-Mayadeen, meantime, pointed to the massive spread of terrorists in the surrounding areas of Jabal al-Bashri in Southeastern Raqqa and al-Dafineh in Southern Deir Ezzur and between Palmyra desert and Al-Sukhneh and the surrounding areas of al-Tanf in Eastern Homs, and said that the ISIL's movements have taken place in line with US' objectives to exert pressure on the Syrian Army and its allies in Syria.
Source: Fars News Agency