Dayr Al-Zawr

Dayr Al-Zawr

 

a city in eastern Syria, on the right bank of the Euphrates River. Administrative center of Dayr al-Zawr Province. Population, 71,800 (1967). Dayr al-Zawr is a trade and transport center and a highway junction. It is the center of a developing cotton-growing region.

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On June 18, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps fired several ballistic missiles from its bases in western Iran and destroyed the ISIL's positions in Syria's Dayr al-Zawr, which also left scores of terrorists dead.
According to a report on children and armed conflict, "In rural Aleppo, Dayr al-Zawr and rural Raqqa, the U.
beaucoup moins que] Le 16 aout, des bombardiers a longue portee Tu-22M3 et des bombardiers Su-34, portant des bombes et partis de la base aerienne Hamedan, ont mene des frappes aeriennes contre des cibles de Daech et de Jabhat Fath al-Sham dans les provinces syriennes d'Alep, Dayr al-Zawr et Idlib [beaucoup plus grand que], a confirme mardi dernier le ministere de la Defense russe, peu avant la declaration du responsable iranien Shamkhani pret a fournir des conseils militaires aux pays victimes du terrorisme, y compris la Syrie.
Near Dayr Al-Zawr, where the final strike struck an ISIL tactical unit and destroyed two ISIL vehicles and two ISIL tactical vehicles.
Tactics for these groups include the use of suicide bombers, kidnapping, use of small and heavy arms, and improvised explosive devices in major city centers, including Damascus, Aleppo, Hamah, Dara, Homs, Idlib, and Dayr al-Zawr.
Jasarevic added that all of the cases but one had been registered in the Mayadin district of the eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr, large part of which is currently under the control of the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group, and a siege of the capital Damascus has restricted access to basic goods, services and medicine for the inhabitants of the province.
He also said that the agency intended to vaccinate over 400,000 children under five in Dayr al-Zawr.
Since November 2011, al-Nusrah Front has claimed nearly 600 attacks--ranging from more than 40 suicide attacks to small arms and improvised explosive device operations--in major city centers including Damascus, Aleppo, Hamah, Dara, Homs, Idlib, and Dayr al-Zawr.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Army of Syria managed to bring Dayr al-Zawr, the third stronghold of the Syrian rebels, under the government control and clear the eastern city of the armed groups.
The rebel Free Syrian Army has also confirmed that the army has taken full control of Dayr al-Zawr and that rebel fighters were forced to flee the city.