Foreign-made weapons discovered during sweeping operations in Deir Ezzor southeastern countryside

Deir Ezzor, SANA-The competent authorities discovered during sweeping operations in the villages of al-Mayadeen in Deir Ezzor southeastern countryside weapons, ammos , rockets and shells, some of them are western-made, as well as medicine and medical equipment left behind by Daesh (ISIS) terrorists.

SANA reporter said that the Syrian army’s engineering units, in cooperation with competent authorities, discovered a weapons warehouse of assault rifles, mortar shells, tank shells and shoulder-mounted rockets in Sbeikhan town.

A workshop for manufacturing rocket shells was also discovered on the outskirts of the town which lies 70 km away from Deir Ezzor city that terrorists had used to mount attacks on residential areas and military points in the area.

The reporter indicated that the competent authorities discovered a warehouse of foreign-made medicines and medical equipment that Daesh terrorists were using at field hospitals in Dablan town, 60 km east of Deir Ezzor.

Competent authorities and demining experts continue to comb liberated areas to ensure a safe return for the locals which is witnessing a daily steady increase. Over 500 thousand locals have returned to their homes in liberated areas since early this year.


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