Syrian Democratic Forces, in coordination with the international coalition forces by land and air, are still completing the sweeping operations and raids in the desert areas and the villages in which they are located, and also in coordination with the Iraqi side on the border.
The geographical area that has been swept is (70) km in length and (80) km in width all the way to the Iraqi border, where a number of villages have been cleared.
Commandos and coalition forces also raided (6) terrorist cell sites.
During the raids and sweeping operations, (14) terrorists and suspects were arrested and quantities of various weapons were seized.
However, a military patrol that was sweeping was subjected to resistance by one of the cells and shooting, but our forces dealt with it in in a military way, and the situation was controlled and the shooters were arrested without any losses or injuries by our forces.
SDF Media Center
9 June, 2020