The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) seized four regime-held military sites near the village of al-Mukharram, east of the city of Homs, where more than 10 regime soldiers and National Defense militants were killed.
Ammunition, including anti-tank Milan missiles, and several military vehicles belonging to the regime were also seized during the operation.
Member of the Homs Media Center, Abu Ibrahim, confirmed to All4Syria that ISIS fighters also stormed the headquarters of ARAK gas company in Jazal, near the Palmyra-Homs international highway, after hours of clashes that resulted in the death of a number of regime soldiers and ISIS fighters.
Ibrahim added that ISIS fighters killed eight members of the security forces in an ambush in the north-east of the city of Palmyra, Homs countryside, amid artillery shelling by regime forces on the perimeter of the area.
Translated and edited by The Syrian Observer