Provinces, SANA-Army units, backed by the army air force, on Sunday continued to launch wide-scale military operations against the Takfiri terrorist organizations in different areas across the country, inflicting heavy losses upon them in the arms and personnel.
A military source announced on Sunday that the army units in cooperation with the supporting forces established full control over Jabal Badro neighborhood, to the south of Masaken Hanano area in Aleppo.
Later, a military source announced that army units, in cooperation with supporting and allied forces, established full control over al-Halk area east of Aleppo city, eliminating large numbers of terrorists.
The source said that the army is chasing down the remaining terrorists who fled al-Halk area, adding that engineering units are dismantling explosive devices and landmines left behind by the defeated terrorists in the area’s streets and squares.
Earlier, army units launched intensive bombardments against hotbeds of the terrorist organizations and their positions in al-Rashideen 4 area and in Khan Touman town in the western and southern countryside.
The source added that a large number of terrorists were killed and others were injured in the bombardments, mostly from Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization, and a number of their armored and machinegun-equipped vehicles were destroyed.
Army units, backed by the air force, destroyed gatherings and vehicles of “Jaish al-Fateh” terrorists in the countryside of Hama and Idleb.
Army units intensified their special operations against gatherings and fortifications of the terrorist organizations and their supply routes in the towns and villages of Mourek, Atshan, Skeak, north of Ma’an and Taibet al-Imam and the farms between al-Zakat and Kafr Zita in the northern countryside of the province.
A large number of terrorists were killed in the operations and a number of their armored and machinegun-equipped vehicles were destroyed.
In the southern countryside of Idleb northern province, the army air force destroyed various types of the terrorists’ vehicles, killing a number of terrorists and injuring others in the villages and towns of Abdin, Kafr Ain, Kafr Sajna, Khan Sheikhoun and al-Taman’a.
The Syrian Air Force conducted sorties targeting sites and gatherings of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Talbisa, al-Rastan and Teir Maala in the northern countryside of Homs province, according to a military source.
The source added that two sites and a number of vehicles belonging to Jabhat al-Nusra were destroyed and a number of its members were killed.
The source pointed out that the air strikes also destroyed a number of ISIS vehicles and killed a number of terrorists in Rasm al-Sabaa village 75 km to the east of Homs city.
Later, SANA’s correspondent said that the Air Force destroyed a base in which a meeting for leaders of Ahrar al-Cham and Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist groups was being held in Qasr al-Sharkasi in al-Rastan area, killing 5 terrorists, injuring 15 others, and destroying a 4WD vehicle.
An army unit targeted fortifications of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist groups in the surroundings of Busra Square at the northern side of al-Nazihin Camp in Daraa al-Balad area in the southern Daraa province.
According to the military source, two hideouts were destroyed and a number of terrorists were killed or injured in the operation.