1-Bagouz axis: In the morning, our fighters launched an attack on the points and fortifications of terrorists in this axis, and the engagements lasted for hours, our fighters killed and wounded a number of the terrorists in, and seized a number of military equipment and quantities of ammunition, including a bomb car intended to detonate. As a result, the terrorists began shelling our forces’ points with mortars and artillery, and from afar, but did not cause any damage to the ranks of our fighters.
Mortar shelling continued into the evening, amid attempts by the terrorist organization to take the initiative to launch a counter-attack, but all its attempts failed due to the of wake of our fighters’ vigilance.
This axis was still witnessing sporadic engagements from time to time, interspersed by mutual shelling mortar shells, until the hour of preparing of the outcome.
international coalition air jets also carried out a number of air strikes on terrorist positions and fortifications, due to that deaths a number of them were killed, whose correct numbers were not known and which caused considerable casualties.
The military engineering teams of our forces dismantled a number of mines that laid by the terrorist organization, and detonated others.
Hajin axis: Engagements broke out between our fighters and Daesh terrorists, where terrorists used all types of weapons, and our fighters made progress in this axis, and were able to destroy the weapons and fortifications of terrorists, after our fighters detonated and dismantled the mines that laid by the terrorist organization in the region, A number of weapons and military equipment, including explosive belts, in conjunction with the International Alliance air jets launched a number of air strikes targeting terrorists sites.
Also, in this axis, the engagements were intermittent and were still ongoing, until the moment of preparation of this outcome.
3-. The final outcome of engagements:
– Number of terrorists killed: 8 / terrorists.
– Terrorist losses: destruction of 24 terrorist sites
-Destruction of 3 mortar shells
– 3 military roads used by terrorists were destroyed.
-Destruction of 1 bulldozer
-Destruction of the Banco/ 1 /
– Weapons and equipment seized by our fighters: mortar number / 18 /
– Bomb car number / 1 /
– Explosive belt number / 1 /, as well as dismantling a number of IEDs.
– Number of strikes by the international coalition: /35 / strike.
SDF. Media Center
12 December 2018.