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Army Eliminates Large Numbers of Terrorists in Continued Operations

Apr 21, 2013


PROVINCES, (SANA)- The Army units on Sunday repelled armed terrorist groups who were attempting to attack Army's checkpoints in Jisr al-Shughour in Idleb countryside, inflicting heavy losses upon them.

A military source told SANA that the Army units killed and injured most of the terrorist groups' members.

Meanwhile, other Army units inflicted heavy losses upon terrorists in a special operations carried out against their dens and gatherings in al-Janoudia, al-Hamama, al-Yaqoupia, Katrun, al-Shughr in Jisr al-Shughour countryside, inflicting heavy losses upon terrorists and their equipment.

In the same context, Army units ambushed terrorists in al-Mahamil valley in Ein al-Sheb area, which resulted in killing and injuring several terrorists affiliated to "al-Tawhid Brigade".

Another Army unit killed all members of an armed terrorist group in the area surrounding al-Daif valley and al-Hamdia in Maaret al-Nouman countryside.

The source pointed out that another Army unit carried out operation against terrorists in Tall Salmo, Hamimat, al-Dayer, al-Bya'a and al-Bueiti, killing several terrorists, in addition to destroying their equipment.

Armed Forces Eliminate Terrorists in Various Areas in Damascus Countryside

Armed Forces units inflicted heavy losses upon terrorists in the town of Jdiadet al-Fadl in Damascus Countryside, injuring a number of them nd killing others including Mohammad Rihan and Khaled al-Fares.

In the town of Daraya, Armed Forces units destroyed terrorist gatherings and weapon caches, killing a number o0f terrorists including Ezzo Khoulani, Khalil Mohammad and a Libyan nicknamed Abu Rashid.

The locals in the town of Khan al-Shih confronted a terrorist group affiliated with Jabhet al-Nusra which attempted to attack private prosperities, rob houses and steal cars, while engineering units dismantled four explosive devices weighing 50 kg each which were planted by terrorists near a mosque in town and rigged for remote detonation.

An Armed Forces unit injured and killed members of a terrorist group east of Jobar. Among the terrorists killed were Aref Mohammad and Khaled Haidar, a terrorist group leader.

In the town of Harasta, another unit pursued a terrorist group near al-Thanawiya roundabout, killing two of its members; Khaled al-Sha'ar and Ahmad Bakr.

East of al-Shifoniye farms in Douma area, an Armed Forces unit carried out a special operation resulting in the destruction of a terrorist hideout along with the weapons and munitions in it and the elimination of terrorists including Bashar al-Bernawi and Adel al-Kels.

In the town of al-Utaibeh, engineering units dismantled 25 explosive devices ranging in weight from 15 to 30 kg which had been planted by terrorists in streets and houses and rigged for remote detonation.

An Army unit carried out a special operation in the town of Hejjeira, resulting in the destruction of vehicles used by terrorists and the elimination of several terrorists including Bilal al-Mustafa and Akram al-Mousa.

An Armed Forces unit disposed of weapons and munitions in Zakia area, while another unit destroyed terrorist hideouts in Khan al-Shih farks, Drousha and al-Darkhabiya, injuring and killing scores of terrorists, some of them foreigners.

Terrorists Killed in Homs and its Countryside

Units of the Armed Forces carried out several operations against terrorists' dens and gatherings in Bab Houd, al-Khaldia, al-Juadia, al-Dmeina, al-Darr al-Kabira and al-Housn citadel, killing and injuring scores of terrorists.

SANA reporter quoted a source as saying that the units also destroyed a terrorists' den in al-Hara al-Shamalia in al-Qseir.

The source added that other Army units clashed with an armed terrorist group who was attempting to block the road in al-Byarat area towards Palmyra, killing and injuring its members, in addition to killing all members of an armed terrorist group who were perpetrating acts of terrorism in Nashma area near Palmyra.

SANA reporter quoted a source in the province as saying that an army unit targeted terrorists in the area of Jorat al-Shayyah and eliminated scores of them.

The source added that terrorists were killed in the areas of al-Qseir, Hisya and al-Rastan and its countryside.

The engineering units dismantled four explosive devices planted between the towns of Kayseen and Kifrnan in al-Rastan countryside.

A military source said that the army discovered medical and topographic supplies in a terrorists' hideout in Bab al-Siba' area in Homs city.

Army Eliminate Terrorists in Hama and Its Countryside

Army units clashed with armed terrorist groups in Tall Hawash and al-Karkat areas in the eastern Hama countryside, killing a number of terrorists, in addition to destroying their equipment.

The source pointed out that another Army unit foiled terrorists' attempt to detonate an explosive device planted on Hama-Salamia road.

A military source told SANA that the army targeted terrorists affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization in the area of al-Silmyeh in Hama countryside and killed scores of them.

The source added that the engineering units dismantled three explosive devices, weighing 100 kg each, planted by terrorists on al-Silmyeh-Hama highway.

Army Eliminates terrorists in Daraa

The Armed Forces continued operations against the armed terrorist groups in Daraa, killing and injuring scores of terrorists.

An official source said that among the killed terrorists were Ali Issa al-Obaidi, Tareq Mohammad Mahmoud al-Shahlaq, Mazen al-Ajjan, Omran Abdul-Rahman al-Aydi and Anas al-Ta'ani.

Armed Forces Eliminate Terrorists in Aleppo

Units of the Armed Forces inflicted heavy losses upon the armed terrorist groups in Aleppo city and countryside.

An official source told SANA reporter that units of the Armed Forces targeted terrorist dens and gatherings in Minnigh, al-Alkamieh and Kafar Khasher in Aleppo countryside.

The source added that the Armed Forces clashed with armed terrorist groups on al-Maslamieh-Kindi Hospital road and eliminated scores of terrorists.

In Aleppo city, units of the Armed Forces continued their operations in al-Sheikh Maksoud and killed a number of terrorists, including a leader of an armed terrorist group.  

B. Mousa/H. Said / H. Sabbagh

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