(Muslim Press) - The Syrian Army with the help of the National Defense Forces(NDF) defeated ISIS terrorists in key battles in two he Western countrysides of Palmyra(Tadmour) in Homs province, killing over 25 militants, sources in Central Syria said on Tuesday. The pro-government forces were able to break through ISIS terrorists' defense lines in Tal Syriatel and Jabal Ma'ar and recaptured these two key regions, the sources added. The Syrian Army is fortifying its positions around the freshly captured regions to fend off ISIS' possible infiltration attempts. Also on Sunday, the Russian helicopters pounded ISIS positions west of Palmyra and killed dozens of ISIS takfiri terrorists.