Ein ISA (ANF) – The liberation operation launched by SDF forces on May 24 to liberate the north of Raqqa continued on the sixth day with heavy losses suffered by the gangs. Several positions of ISIS gangs were hit by both SDF fighters and fighter jets in the operation supported by the international coalition forces.
With the military campaign launched on the demand of the locals, the region’s residents are moving to safe zones away from the clashes until the north of Raqqa is liberated. More than 100 Raqqa residents reached Mabruka camp in Serêkaniye and escaped ISIS cruelty.
ISIS GANGS ASK FOR REINFORCEMENTS FROM MOSUL
SDF forces continue their advance in the north of Raqqa and have liberated a 5 km wide, 9 km long area.
Panicking in the face of SDF’s advance, ISIS gangs asked for reinforcements from Mosul.
SDF’S 4TH OPERATION LINE DEPLOYED
The liberation operation had launched on 3 lines on May 24. SDF’s fourth line started moving in from the east of Euphrates river as of yesterday.
The fourth line will move from the east of the Euphrates, by the northwest of Raqqa towards Tabqa.
SDF COMMANDER ROJDA FELAT: OUR FORCES ARE ADVANCING TOWARD TABQA
SDF’s Operation to Liberate the North of Raqqa had launched on May 24 on 3 lines, and the fourth has mobilized from the east of the Euphrates.
The Operation to Liberate the North of Raqqa from ISIS Gangs was launched on May 24 on the demand of local residents and has seen an important development on the 6th day. The fourth line in the operation was mobilized to move from the east of the Euphrates river and the northwest of Raqqa towards Tabqa dam and military airbase.
The fourth line of the SDF started moving at 15.00 and continue their advance in the region.
SDF Commander Rojda Felat issued a press release on the ongoing operation in the south east of the Tishrîn Dam.
SDF Commander Rojda Felat said in her statement that the operation to liberate the north of Raqqa was continuing successfully on its 6th day, the maneuver expanded and a fourth line had been launched with the participation of the local forces.
Rojda Felat expressed that they aimed to move toward Tabqa on the east of the Euphrates with the fourth line and said “We will rid this region of ISIS gangs as well with the newly-mobilized fourth line.”
Commander Felat expressed that the international coalition’s fighter jets were also providing aerial support for the maneuver and that the advance of SDF forces continued.
According to official SDF statements, 10 villages and several hamlets have been cleared and the operation forces advanced to a 5 km wide and 10 km deep area.