ISIS member captured by SDF in Deir ez-Zor

In a a joint operation with the International Coalition forces, SDF special units have captured an ISIS member in Deir ez-Zor.

The Syrian Democratic Forces announced the arrest of a member of an ISIS cell in a joint operation with the International Coalition Forces in Deir ez-Zor countryside.

SDF tweeted that a cell member of the ISIS terrorist organization was arrested during a joint operation between SDF’s special units and the ICF in the Jideidat Agidat area in Deir ez-Zor, in continuation of efforts to eliminate the cells of the organization that sabotage the security and stability of the region.

After the increase in the activity of ISIS cells in the countryside of Deir ez-Zor and Al-Hasakah and targeting civilians and military personnel, SDF launched on June 4, 2020 a campaign called "Counter-Terrorism", during which it searched the countryside of the two cities and arrested more than 110 members of ISIS mercenary cells.