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Syrian Army Recaptures Raqqa Oil Field From Islamic State

Government forces take southwestern countryside of Raqqa as hard-line group faces off against the SDF in the provincial capital
Syrian Army Recaptures Raqqa Oil Field From Islamic State

Syrian army units restored control over the Deilaa oil field in the southwestern countryside of Raqqa after eliminating the remaining Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists in the area.

A military source told SANA that army units recaptured the oil field in the course of its continued operations against ISIS.

The source added that a number of terrorists were killed in operations throughout the area, in addition to the controlled destruction of three car bombs.

This article was edited by The Syrian Observer. Responsibility for the information and views set out in this article lies entirely with the author.

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