September 5, 2017 was not an ordinary day for Deir ez-Zor province, but a great day in which a major breakthrough was achieved by breaking the siege imposed by the terrorist organization ISIS with direct American support on the people of the city and protecting it from the Syrian Arab Army who fought the fiercest battles until defeating Terrorism about her and ending three lean years passed on the city.
Since the early hours of breaking the siege of Deir ez-Zor, the state immediately and through the concerned government agencies in cooperation with civil society organizations, grass-roots organizations and trade unions began working to restore life to the city and its countryside.Consolidated efforts and production took place.The ministerial committee was formed to rehabilitate the infrastructure, government buildings and basic facilities in the city
Work has started in the sectors of electricity, water, communications and schools to secure a dignified return for the people, which contributed to the rapid return of a large number of people to their villages and areas after years of displacement to escape the crimes of terrorists.
According to data issued by the governorate, the number of citizens who have returned to their homes in the governorate of Deir Ezzor since the beginning of the lifting of the siege and until now more than two million and two hundred thousand citizens distributed in the city and its countryside.
The service institutions and government departments began to return to the governorate intensively, where the work of police units, civil affairs, immigration, passports, banks, post, fire units and city councils and municipalities in parallel with the reconstruction workshops to remove rubble and open streets, replace lines and maintenance of sewage network and rehabilitation of roundabouts and roads and gardens and the installation of groups Solar Lighting.
The people of Deir Ezzor recall the day of breaking the siege and the great joy of victory with more pride. “We cannot forget the long-awaited day when the heroes of the army removed us from the obnoxious terror and achieved victory for Deir Ezzor thanks to the blood of the martyrs we direct. "Today, two years after the siege was lifted, Deir Ezzor has come back to life with a large part of its liberated neighborhoods returning to normal as a result of the great government efforts and support the governorate has received."
What has been achieved in Deir Ezzor is written in letters of light, the Syrian Army men have given their lives in order to break the siege, and security and safety have returned and ended the suffering of years of pain, hunger, deprivation and fear of treacherous shells that have taken the lives and bodies of many of our children. The reality of the achievements we did not imagine to reach it two years ago life returned as it was and the wheel of work continues and will not stop.
"We hope to speed up the delivery of electricity to the rest of the liberated neighborhoods so that the picture of life can be completed after most of the infrastructure has been rehabilitated, especially the most vital neighborhood in the city."
On September 5, two years ago, the Syrian Army broke the siege of the city of Deir Ezzor after the army units, the accompanying forces and the allied forces from the west met with the heroes of the army who stood and defended the city against terrorists throughout the siege. The victory of the Syrian Arab Army.