Dayr Al-Zawr

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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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Deir ez-Zor is rich in both water and petroleum resources.
The SOHR said the Bahraini was arrested by the Syrian Democratic Forces while fleeing with other leaders and members from Deir ez-Zor, one of the last villages in Syria under IS control.
Even more surprisingly, there was meek resistance in the Euphrates River Valley stretching between towns such as Deir ez-Zor and Mayedin to the border town of al-Qaim and into Anbar Province, which had become an increasingly important base of operations for the group.
Les raids aeriens, menes a l'aube, ont vise le village d'Al-Chafah dans la province de Deir ez-Zor, oo l'aviation russe soutient une offensive du regime de Bachar Al-Assad pour reprendre aux djihadistes leurs derniers reduits, selon l'OSDH.
By: MENA MOSCOW - 4 November 2017: The Russian Defense Ministry has opened a department of its reconciliation center in the Syrian city of Deir ez-Zor and the officers are carrying out the monitoring of humanitarian situation on the left bank of Euphrates River, Sputnik news quoted the ministry as saying in a statement on Saturday.
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Summary: Deir Ez-Zor [Syria], September 11 (ANI): The Syrian Armed Forces have managed to break through the positions of the ISIS at the main southern entrance to the city of Deir Ez-Zor and join the troops, which were present inside the city, Sputnik International reported.
Rudskoi also pointed out that Deir ez-Zor was the place where terrorists accumulated their remaining forces, as militants from Iraq's Mosul and most armed units from Raqqa had moved there.
Download Hezbollah congratulates Syria as Daesh seize of Deir ez Zor lifted NNA - Hezbollah on Wednesday congratulated the Syrian President, people, and army, after succeeding in breaking the siege Daesh had imposed on Deir ez-Zor.
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The missiles were fired from Iran into Syria's Deir ez-Zor province June 18.
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