May 13 2015
Islamic State (ISIS) fighters have launched attacks on Syrian government positions in Homs province, reports Agence France-Presse.
ISIS began an offensive Tuesday night in and around the town of al-Sukhna, about 220 km (140 mi) east of Homs city, said the U.K.-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Government forces repelled the attacks in some areas, but fighting was still ongoing in other places, said a military source.
About 30 soldiers and 20 ISIS fighters have...
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