The International Coalition continues to carry out airstrikes against the last enclave of ISIS with ground shelling by SDF • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

The International Coalition continues to carry out airstrikes against the last enclave of ISIS with ground shelling by SDF

Deir Ezzor Province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored the continuation of airstrikes by International Coalition warplanes on sites and areas controlled by the “Islamic State” Organization within its last enclave at the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, in conjunction with renewed rocket shelling carried out by members of the Syria Democratic Forces targeting areas of the Organization, amid information about more human casualties, and the Syrian Observatory published Wednesday evening that explosions rocked after the sunset of today, Wednesday the 22nd of November 2018, the last enclave left under the control of the “Islamic State” organization, at the eastern banks of the Euphrates River, caused by bombardment by the International Coalition warplanes on areas in Hajin and Al-Sha’afah, which caused further material damage to the property of the citizens, without information about casualties, after artillery and aerial bombardments on the last enclave under the control of the “Islamic State” organization in the eastern sector of Deir Ezzor countryside, where the International Coalition warplanes continue to fly over the area and occasionally carry out airstrikes targeting sites and places on the east bank of Euphrates River, accompanied by artillery shelling carried out by the Syria Democratic Forces on the last organization’s pocket, amid continuous preparations by SDF to start the military operation, while the continued aerial bombardment comes after the Coalition warplanes killed at least 25 members of the “Islamic State” organization, where the Syrian Observatory published on Tuesday evening that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned that at least 9 members of the “Islamic State” organization were killed as a result of intensive strikes carried out by the International Coalition warplanes today evening, Tuesday the 20th of November 2018, on areas in the vicinity of Al-Tank Oilfield targeting vehicles of the organization that tried to attack the oilfield, where the vehicle was watched being destroyed and caught fire as a result of the International Coalition’s strikes, raising to 25, the number of casualties in the ranks of the Islamic State organization, who were killed by the International Coalition warplanes today, Tuesday, as a result of strikes on Hajin and the enclave which is controlled by the organization, as well as other areas in the vicinity of Al-Tank Oilfield, while the Syrian Observatory monitored in the recent hours, that the warplanes returned to target areas in Hajin and its vicinity, which resulted in the outbreak of fire in the areas of shelling and destruction to the infrastructure and property.

And with the fall of more casualties, it rose to 650, the number of fighters of the “Islamic State” organization who have been killed in the shelling, clashes, detonations, and raids within ISIS last enclave since the 10th of September 2018, and the Syrian Observatory monitored today at 3:00 pm, the entry of a column of the International Coalition of 7 Hummer vehicles, to the contact lines with the organization’s enclave, while 9 other vehicles were monitored leaving the same front, at the same time, also, the reliable sources confirmed to the Syrian Observatory that the vicinity of Al-Tank Oilfield, where a base of the Syria Democratic Forces is located including advisers of the International Coalition, is witnessing intensive bombardment at the moment by the International Coalition warplanes, where vehicles of the organization was watched being destroyed by the International Coalition’s strikes, where reliable sources suggested that the shelling targeted vehicles of the organization that attacked the vicinity of the oilfield, amid confirmed information about the fall of casualties in the ranks of the organization, and the Syrian Observatory published less than 24 hours ago, that it monitored a new attack by members of the “Islamic State” organization on positions of the Syria Democratic Forces at the outskirts of Hajin town within the organization’s enclave in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor, in a repeated attack for the second consecutive day after the organization’s attacks yesterday, Sunday, while the clashes are accompanied by ongoing aerial and rocket shelling, where the International Coalition warplanes are continuing to target ISIS positions and areas within the last enclave it controls on the eastern banks of the Euphrates River, also the SDF are continuing their rocket strikes on the positions of the organization, the Coalition warplanes also bombed ISIS-held areas east of Al-Tank Oilfield, while the Coalition’s strikes on the organization’s controlled areas caused destruction to several shops and citizens’ property in Al-Sha’afah and Al-Susah, and the Syrian Observatory published hours ago, that the last enclave controlled by the “Islamic State” organization in the in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor on the east banks of Euphrates River; is witnessing continuous aerial and missile bombardments, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitored the International Coalition warplanes carrying out occasional airstrikes targeting sites and points of the organization in the area, in conjunction with rocket shelling carried out by the Syria Democratic Forces on places in the enclave, while preparations continue by the last mentioned to begin the major military operation that aim to end the “Islamic State” Organization in the area.