Syrian Army Foils Terrorist Attacks in Different Areas*
The army and armed forces on Thursday inflicted more losses upon terrorist organizations in personnel and equipment in various areas.
Army units, backed by the Army Air Force, carried out intensive operations against hideouts and movements of terrorists in Talbiseh area, 13 km to the north of Homs city, central Syria.
A military source confirmed in a statement to SANA that many terrorists, most of whom affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra and the so-called “Homs Legion” and “Ahrar al-Sham Movement” terrorist groups, were killed in the operations.
Those included the terrorist Ali Radwan, who was identified as one of the leaders of the terrorist groups in the area, according to the source.
16 vehicles, including three armoured ones, were also destroyed during the operations, which were concentrated in the surroundings of Talbiseh town.
The Army Air Force carried out strikes against gatherings of terrorists in the surroundings of Talbiseh Citadel, leaving many of the terrorists dead or wounded.
Later, the Army Air Force targeted ISIS gatherings and destroyed their vehicles in the surroundings of Jazal and al-Shaer oil fields and Palmyra city and Tafha in the eastern countryside of Homs province.
The army air forces targeted ISIS terrorists in the areas of Sarha, Jana al-Albawi, Umm al-Izz, Aqerbat and Ezz Eddin to the east of Hama city, killing and injuring dozens of terrorists and destroying a number of their vehicles.
In Hama northern countryside, the army destroyed hideouts and gatherings for Jabhet al-Nusra terrorists in al-Latamna, al-Taman’a, al-Mansoura and Maarkaba.
An Army unit targeted terrorists’ positions in al-Nashabiyeh village in Damascus Countryside, destroying a weapons depot and a facility for making rocket shells.
Another army unit killed a number of ISIS terrorists and destroyed two vehicles equipped with heavy machineguns in Tal Dakwa in the eastern countryside of Damascus.
In the southwestern countryside of Damascus, an army unit carried out operations against dens and gatherings of terrorists in Khan al-Sheeh Farms, leaving many of them dead.
In the northern countryside of the coastal province of Lattakia, an army unit repelled terrorists who attempted to attack military posts in Jabal Zahia “Zahia Mountain” in Rabi’eh area.
Another army unit destroyed a rocket launcher and a bulldozer belonging to terrorists in Ras al- Jerf.
In the meantime, large numbers of terrorists were killed, others were injured and dozens of their vehicles were destroyed in Army air strikes in Kitf al-Rumman, al-Noubeh, Wadi al-Azrak and al-Durreh in the countryside.
In the countryside of the neighboring Idleb province, an army unit targeted hideouts for terrorists of “Jaish al-Fath” group in Cou’a al-Hatab in Ariha area.
Earlier, SANA reporter in Idleb province said units of the army and armed forces inflicted heavy losses among the ranks of terrorist organizations which tried to infiltrate into the areas of Tal Sahen, Janet a-Qura and Sugar factory in the countryside.
The army also targeted terrorists’ concentrations in Abu al-Dohour, Tal Salmo and al-Majas, about 40 km to the east of Idleb city, killing a number of terrorists and destroying their hideouts and weaponry.
In the same context, the Army Air Force destroyed dens and vehicles for terrorists in al-Mansoura, Maaret al-Artic, al-Lairamoun, Blat, al-Sheikh Lutfi, Kafar Hamra and al-Tiba farms in Aleppo province.
Meanwhile, terrorist organizations acknowledged on Thursday that two of their groups’ leaders were killed during army operations in northern Aleppo.
The two terrorists are Ismael Akhras and Mohammad Ahmad al-Imam, who were identified on the terrorist organizations’ social media pages as leaders within “The Gathering of Hreitan Battalions” and “The Gathering of Joint Defense” in Anadan city.
They were reportedly killed last night in the surroundings of Bashkoui area in the northern countryside of Aleppo.
The two terrorist groups are known to be affiliated to the so–called “Al-Jabha al-Shamiyeh” terrorist organization, which is linked to the Turkish and Saudi regimes.
An army unit carried out precise operations against dens of Jabhat al -Nusra terrorist organization and the so-called Al-Muthana Islamic Movement in al-Nazihin Camp in Daraa al-Balad neighborhood.
A number of terrorists were killed in the operations and others were injured, in addition to destroying their arms and ammunition.
Meanwhile units of the army killed dozens of Takfiri terrorist organizations’ members in intensive strikes against their positions and supply routes in the vicinity of Tal Kroum Jabba, Jabbata al-Khashab, al-Teeha and Mas’hara in the northeastern countryside of the southern Quneitra province.
The army killed 35 terrorists of ISIS organization, some of them of foreign nationalities, destroyed a rocket launching-pad and vehicles equipped with machine guns in al-Hweka, al-Jafra and Rasafa in Deir Ezzor.
Earlier, The army air force killed tens of terrorists, destroyed two armored vehicles and 15 vehicles equipped with machine guns in al-Mre’eye, Hweihet al-Mre’eye, Bou Omar, al-Rishdeye and al-Jafra in Deir Ezzor.
The Army Air Force targeted groups of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria “ISIS” terrorists and destroyed their vehicles in al-Husseiniyeh and al-Mrei’iyieh in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor.