News Center – The anti-terrorism units of the Syrian Democratic Forces, carried out on Tuesday morning a security operation in the town of Dashisha in the countryside of Hasakah city, and arrested during a raid five people working in a cell which smuggles ISIS terrorists. Our units also seized the EM4 and Brno weapons during the raid.
In a related context, the rapid intervention teams and HAT forces, supported by our forces’ anti-terrorism units, carried out another raid in the town of Al-Basira in the village of Deira Zour and arrested a number of members of a sleeper cell of ISIS in the early hours of Tuesday.
After a series of targeted killings, carried out by the ISIS cells in the villages of Deira Zour, and after the monitoring and investigation by the anti-terrorist units and the security forces of the Syrian Democratic Forces for the movement of these cells. The competent authorities were able to besiege one of the elements taken by the cell in a secret location, where the elements of the cell clashed with the fighters of our security units using medium and heavy weapons, as a result, one of our fighters lost his life.
At the same time, one of the members of the cell wearing an explosive belt tried to go to the points of our units to blow himself up, but our fighters managed to target him and kill him before reaching them.
Immediately after the clashes stopped, our targeted security units carried an operation and arrested two members of the cell. our forces seized a cache of RPGs, BKSs, and quantities of high explosives and TNT, as well as batteries, detonation wires, grenades and stores of Kalashnikovs, were found.
During the raid, one of the women in the hideout tried to burn the ammunition depot before the entering of our units, which resulted in her being wounded by the explosion of a warehouse stuffed with Kalashnikovs in her hand. She was taken by members of our security units to a local hospital.