Provinces, SANA – The army units on Tuesday foiled a terrorist attack in the countryside of Aleppo and inflicted heavy losses upon ISIS, Jabhat al-Nusra and other terrorist organizations in several areas around the country.
A military source said that the armed terrorist groups attempted on Monday to infiltrate into a military point in Talet al-Ees in the southern countryside of Aleppo, in a new violation of the agreement of cessation of hostilities.
The source added that the defense unit foiled the attempt, inflicting heavy losses upon the infiltrating terrorist groups.
A unit from the army, in cooperation with popular defense groups, established control on the south-western part of Mahsa town in Homs countryside after dealing a big blow to ISIS terrorists in equipment and personnel.
The army restored the gas pipeline to work again.
Earlier, a military source said that the Army’s Air Force destroyed ISIS terrorists’ dens and vehicles, some of which equipped with machineguns, in the surroundings of al-Qaryatain and Palmyra cities and in al-Mahassa village in Homs central province.
Later, a military source told SANA that army units, in cooperation with popular defense groups, foiled an attack by ISIS terrorists on the areas of al-Maqale’a (quarries), Thanyet al-Rajmeh, and Duhour al-Hayyal in Palmyra countryside, killing and injuring many of them.
An army unit also targeted gatherings for ISIS terrorists in the southeastern side of Jazal area in the eastern countryside of Homs province.
The army’s air force raided ISIS fortifications and gatherings in the vicinity of al-Qaryatain city, destroying their vehicles ad positions and killing a number of them.