IED attack | Explosion targets SDF military convoy on the road to Koniko gas field in Deir Ezzor countryside
Deir Ezzor province: SOHR sources have reported that an IED exploded on the road to Koniko gas field near al-Izbaa area to the north of Deir Ezzor city, while a convoy of the SDF-backed Counter-Terrorism Special Units (H.A.T.) was passing. The explosion left no casualties.
On August 29, an ISIS cell attacked a vehicle carrying SDF fighters in Jadeed Ekaydat town in east Deir Ezzor countryside with machine guns. The attack left three fighters dead, while one of the attackers was injured.
Following the attack, SDF brought in military reinforcement to the area and started combing operation in search for the wounded gunman amid the International Coalition hovering over the village of east Deir Ezzor countryside.