In a security operation, our SDF Counter-terrorism Units dismantled an ISIS terrorist cell in the al-Loizyia village, Deir Ezzor eastern countryside. The terrorist cell was planning to target civilians and terrify the people of the region.
Based on precise intelligence information, our forces raided the hotbed of the terrorist cell and clashed with them after they refused to answer the call for safe surrender. As a result, two terrorists were killed and two others were arrested, in addition, two Ak 47 gun, one pistol, one hand grenade, and a sum of foreign currency (dollars) were confiscated.
Our Counter-terrorism operations will continue in the region to ensure the enduring defeat of ISIS and to maintain the safety and security in the region.