The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Under context of fighting IS*IS | Fourth Division sends groups of fighters to take over “truffle” season in Syrian Desert

The administration of the Fourth Division that is led by “Maher Al-Assad” (the brother of the head of the regime), sent a large group of its members towards areas of Deir Ezzor Desert under the pretext of “fighting ISIS cells”, while aiming to take over the season of “truffle” in the Syrian Desert.

Meanwhile, the forces deployed in areas within Deir Ezzor Desert to obtain the harvest for their selves and prevent civilians from approaching the area.