34 dead in IS assault on east Syria city: monitor

0

BEIRUT: Fierce battles between Syrian regime forces and the Islamic State jihadist group in eastern Syria have left 34 fighters dead in 24 hours, a monitor said Friday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 19 pro-government forces and 15 IS extremists had been killed since clashes began late Wednesday in the city of Deir Ezzor and around its nearby military airport.

Advertisements

AFP

Share.
loading...
Loading...

Please follow our commenting guidelines.

Comments are closed.