35 ISIL Fighters Killed 90 Injured in Syrian Military Operation
KABUL: (Middle East Press) The Syrian soldiers launched a military operation near the ancient city of Palmyra in the central province of Homs in which at least 35 Takfiri ISIL militants have been killed and 90 others injured.
On Wednesday, Syria’s armed forces pushed the ISIL terrorists out of several areas surrounding Palmyra.
Syrian army units established full control over Nazl Hayyal, al-Qadiri farm and Thaniet al-Rajma.
The Syrian air force also carried out airstrikes against ISIL hideouts at the al-Heer Palace, Palmyra city, and its surroundings, killing a number of terrorists and destroying their arms and ammunition.
ISIL terrorists captured Palmyra on May 21. Palmyra is on the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage sites and located about 215 kilometers (133 miles) northeast of the capital, Damascus.