Sources for Deir Ezzor 24 revealed, that airstrikes dated 20.12.2018 belong to the international coalition aircraft targeted Halabiyah Zlabiyah bridge, and left behind dead and wounded in the ranks of the Assad’s forces, and the militias loyal to them.
The source indicated that the airstrikes killed 17 elements of the Assad forces, and wounded several others, all of them were transfered to Madan hospital west of Deir Ezzor city.
The source noted that the bridge guards of the Assad forces in Deir Ezzor were directly targeted by the coalition aircraft.
He added that the targeted bridge was linking the Assad forces areas, and the SDF’s , and was used for movements between the two sides.
It is noteworthy that several days ago, the Coalition strikes targeted the oil refineries in regime-held areas, in the opposite side of the Al-Kuber area in Deir Ezzor countryside.