[An IRIB report about the battle in Bukamal and its significance.]
Reporter: Decisive days of the war in Bukamal. These days, most eyes in the region are focused on Bukamal – A strategic city in the border passageway of Iraq and Syria, with the huge oil reservoir.
–For years, terrorists looted the oil of this region. On the other hand, border security, transferring equipment and frequenting of terrorists mainly took place between Syrian Bukamal and [unintelligible] Iraq.
Reporter: In a war that is called ‘mother of all wars’, the Syrian army, Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, and other forces of the Resistance decided to terminate, once and for all, the existence of ISIS Takfiri terrorists in this region.
–Here is the final battle of the Resistance with terrorists and their allies. Complete control over these regions means complete destruction of ISIS.
Reporter: With help of their allies, most of ISIS terrorists from north-west Iraq and northern Syria joined their other forces surrounding Bukamal.
–Our intelligence forces have witnessed many times that from Raqqa direction and occupied regions in Iraqi border, the U.S. helicopters brought ISIS terrorists to northern suburbs of Bukamal.
Reporter: In next days, it will become clear for how long terrorists’ allies can preserve ISIS Takfiris, led by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in Bukamal region.
Reporter: There is no end to contradictory and dual games in fighting terrorism. But the Resistance is determined in this final battle against terrorists to put an end to these continuous, dangerous games.