Provinces, SANA – ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra and other terrorist organizations continue to have their positions and sites targeted wherever their members are operating across the country.
An army unit targeted gatherings of terrorists from the so-called “Yarmouk Martyrs Brigade” which is affiliated to ISIS in an operation in the western side of Khrab al-Shahm town in the northeastern countryside of Daraa province.
Many terrorists were killed and several of their vehicles were destroyed in the operation, a military source told SANA.
Meanwhile al-Nusra Front terrorist organization acknowledged the death the so-called “military commander in the southern Syria” who is named Tareq Mezaal al-Masalmeh in the surroundings of Tal al-Jomoua in the western countryside of Daraa.
The army’s air force conducted sorties targeting gatherings of ISIS terrorists and their movements in al-Qaryatain city and the surroundings of Tadmur (Palmyra) city in Homs countryside.
ISIS sites and fortified positions in al-Qaryatain, located southeast of Homs city, were destroyed in the airstrikes.
Airstrikes in the eastern countryside of Homs left a number of ISIS terrorists dead and several of their vehicles and fortified sites destroyed in the area surrounding Tadmur and to the west of Shaer junction.
Later, a military source told SANA that army units, in cooperation with popular defense groups, established full control over al-Hayyal Mountain which overlooks Palmyra (Tadmur) city from the southwestern side after eliminating a large number of ISIS terrorists.