Pro-Iranian and Iranian-backed militias
are recruiting locals, buying up land and homes and even seeking “demographic change” in areas of Syria near the Euphrates and along the corridor from the city of Deir Ezzor to Albukamal and other areas, according to a report.This area has become festooned with bases and facilities linked to Iran and its militias, from the Imam Ali base near Albukamal, to areas along the river and further inland toward the T-4 base where Iran has assets.
“Destruction engulfs entire Syrian cities,” said Al-Ain media in the Gulf, in a report about how this will affect the Syrian countryside. According to this report the real estate purchases take place not only in Deir Ezzor but also towards the city of Raqqa, which was once controlled by ISIS. Deir Ezzor
was under siege by ISIS during part of the Syrian civil war. Since 2019 Iran has sought to play a larger role in this corridor. The strategic corridor…
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