Russian TV just released this report, based on these pictures, and the statement below from the Russian Defense Ministry.
The pictures purport to show US humvees and other equipment operating freely in ISIS controlled territory.
As Mike Whitney predicted in an article carried this morning on Russia Insider, events are pushing Russia and America into a standoff. ….
Here is the transcript: (best parts in bold)
The Russian Ministry of Defense just released several satellite images form ISIS-held areas showing coordinated actions of U.S. military and ISIS forces in the ISIS held areas of the Deir Ezzor Governorate from 08th to 12th September
Without resistance from ISIS militants the US special forces are present and moving towards the town of Deir Ezzor.
On ISIS terrirtory, recorded a large number of American Hummer vehicles, which are in service with the America’s US forces.
The shots clearly show the US SOF units located at strongholds that had been equipped by the ISIS terrorists.
Though there is no evidence of assault, struggle or any US-led coalition airstrikes to drive out the militants.
Moreover, American troops are feeling safe in ISIS-held territory. Despite that the US strongholds being located in the ISIS areas, no screening patrol has been organized at them.
In the same time, SDF troops are moving along the east bank of the Euphrates river towards border with Iraq.
Fierce artillery is fired against Syrian army from the areas where are stationed US special forces and ISIS….