Syria’s army and its allies have repelled ISIS terrorist attacks at two oilfields in the oil-rich Homs area, Tehran-based Fars News Agency
“The Syrian army and the National Defense Forces (NDF) repulsed the ISIL terrorists' heavy attack on their positions in al-Mahr oilfield, killing and wounding tens of them and destroying their equipment and military vehicles,” according to the source.
Army troops, backed by the air force, also clashed with the ISIS militants near the al-Shaer oilfield, in a sign that the terrorists continue to fight to lay their hands on oil infrastructure so they can later use it to smuggle the crude.
On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Defense
In August, the army
While currently the major battle against ISIS is in
In neighboring Iraq, army advances against the Islamic State have managed to
By Tsvetana Paraskova for Oilprice.com
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