(Muslim Press) - The Syrian army has advanced against ISIS in east of Aleppo on Saturday and has captured areas including several kilometers of highway linking the city with the terrorists ' so - called capital of Raqqa, according to Syrian state TV.The Syrian army with support from Russian air strikes, Lebanese Hezbollah fighters, and Iranian forces carried out several offences against ISIS and was able to capture the aforementioned areas.Recommended:ISIS opens center in Iraq to trade human organs The army had captured two villages of Kaskis and Akula and wide areas of agricultural land, had seized tunnels and fortifications built by the terrorists, Syrian state TV reported. The areas mined by the terrorist group are being demined by the Syrian army, a headline flashed on Syrian TV said.