12 Oct '17, 2pm

HTS releases photos from battles with the Islamic State in Hama

HTS vehicle fires on Islamic State militants near the village of Umm Mayal in eastern Hama province Hay’at Tahrir al Sham (HTS), a jihadist conglomerate, released photos yesterday showing the battles between its forces and the Islamic State in Syria’s Hama province. The photos show HTS fighters from its “Elite Forces” wing battling the Islamic State near the village of Umm Mayal and Talayhan in Hama’s eastern countryside. Fighters are seen progressing on the battlefield, using heavy machine guns on technicals and engaging in close to mid-range combat. Several photos show dead Islamic State fighters scattered around the small village. At the same time, HTS also claimed to have dismantled an Islamic State IED and explosive cache inside HTS’ stronghold of Idlib province. The Islamic State, in turn, conducted a suicide bombing on HTS in Armanaz, Idlib. The battles between the ...

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