BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:30 A.M.) – Over the last six weeks, the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) has carried out a number of attacks on Syrian roadways and trains in the central and eastern part of the country.

These Islamic State attacks have ranged from minimal gunfire to strategically planted explosives along roadways and railways inside the Homs Governorate.

Among the most recent acts of sabotage carried out by ISIS was an attack on an oil tanker train that was making its way to western Syria from the country’s vast desert region.

One of the oil tanker trains that was targeted by the Islamic State in the eastern countryside of the Homs Governorate.

With Syria’s ongoing oil crisis due to the western-led sanctions, the Islamic State has found a way to intensify the pressure on the government by wreaking havoc along their supply routes.

As a result of these Islamic State attacks, the Syrian government has sent reinforcements along the International Highway in a bid to secure their supply routes from the eastern part of the country.

The Syrian government is now preparing to reopen the strategic Albukamal crossing with Iraq, which should pave the way for increased oil transports from Iran.

However, despite this positive development, the Syrian government still has to worry about the large presence of Islamic State terrorists near this highway and their future railway that will link Damascus and Tehran.

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Mario Simonelli
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Until all western forces leave Siria there will not be peace there, they are resupply the terrorists. Turkey is also fighting Siria , they have to be forced to make a choice , with the rebellious or with the governament of Siria.

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BS. Without the Western forces, Turkey would have invaded all Northern-Syria

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Nestor Arapa

No rebeldes, son terroristas

OziGooner
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Isis is controlled by Mossad. …now join the dots & think about it.

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Gustavo Lopez Velazquez

Of course my friend, that is the reason why Israel-USA-NATO created ISIS in Syria, to keep destroyed this country for ever.

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Islamic State disrupting Zionist business Zionist Rothschild crying shoulder on shoulder with Iran

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Ishaq Jude

Are you still alive, Munafiq?

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Nestor Arapa

Abu Bark sólo es un cobarde troll

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Idiot! The richest of the Rotschild is only half as rich as your Ismail Haniyeh (Hamas leader). And he’s doing investment consulting.