Deira Zour – In coordination with the international coalition forces against ISIS, the anti-terrorist units of the Syrian Democratic Forces in Deira Zour region managed to arrest 30 members of the sleeper cells associated with the ISIS terrorist organization during simultaneous raids targeting several hideouts in the eastern countryside of Deira Zour, last night after midnight.
The anti-terrorist units had identified 21 separate targets in the villages of Ziban, al-Shuhail, Al-Zer and West Al-Basira, after receiving information from the intelligence sources about movements of secret cells associated with ISIS in the villages.
Accordingly, following coordination with the international coalition forces, the units carried out a simultaneous raid campaign targeting the aforementioned targets, which started at 1:00 am yesterday and lasted until 4:00 am. Where it was able to arrest 30 terrorists and suspects.
The units also seized a number of weapons and ammunition during raids targeting points used by terrorists as secret hideouts to plan their terrorist activities.
The seized weapons and ammunition were as follows:
Weapon Sniper Number 1
Kalashnikov number 3
Pistols number 3
Hexagon number 1
Store pistol number 5
Brno pistol number 1
Sniper store number 1
Sniper sight number 1
Kalashnikov store number 15
Mobile Phone Number 3
Series of Duktryov Weapon Number 1
Saddlebag of Kalashnikov number 3
Saddlebag of pistol number 2
Internet network ports number 2
Clamps number 1