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Terrorists Suffer Heavy Losses under the Army's Strikes

May 03, 2013

PROVINCES, (SANA)- Units of the Armed Forces on Friday destroyed a number of terrorists' dens and gatherings in several areas, killing and injuring many terrorists, including terrorists affiliated to "Jabhat al-Nusra".

The Army Repells Terrorists' Attack on Abo Duhour Airport in Idleb

A military source told SANA that the Army units repelled an armed terrorist group who was attempting to attack Abo Duhour Military Airport in Idleb countryside, inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists.

The source added that the Army units killed and injured scores of terrorists who launched the attack on the Airport, in addition to destroying their equipment and cars equipped with heavy machineguns.

The Army units also destroyed terrorists' gatherings in al-Janoudia, Maartamsarin, Kminas, Binnish and al-Tara'a in the countryside of Idleb.

Armed Forces units eliminated terrorist gatherings in the areas of al-Janoudiye, Maartamsrin, Taftanaz, al-Nairab, Abu al-Duhour, Salmo, Oum  Jerin, al-Tera'a, near Haj Hamoud farm, and near the youth camp in Idleb countryside.

Army Units Inflicte Heavy Losses upon Terrorists in Homs

Army unit killed and injured a number of terrorists in al-Rastan, al-Jousieh, al-Nezarieh and al-Ein al-Sakhineh in Homs countryside.

SANA reporter quoted a source as saying thatthe Army units continued pursuing the armed terrorist groups in al-Karabes, al-Khaldiyieha and Wadi al-Sayeh neighborhoods in tyhe old city of Homs, killing scores of terrorists.

Armed Forces units established full control over the areas of Mashare'a Josiye, al-Zira'a farms, Ras al-Miyah, al-Hsaibeh and al-Dosariye in Homs countryside after eliminating the last remnants of terrorists in these areas and dismantling dozens of explosive devices the terrorists had planted on highways.

Terrorists gatherings were eliminated in the areas of Khirbeh, Raur, al-Minye al-Gharbiye, Kesin, Teldo, al-Nasiriye, Talbiseh, al-Ghento and al-Ghajar, in addition to destroying 4 missile launching platforms.

An Armed Forces unit destroyed a warehouse containing weapons, munitions and explosive devices along with the terrorists inside it in the town of al-Rastan.

Guards stationed to protect an oil pipeline in Mahin area east of Homs city repelled an attack by a terrorist group, killing a number of terrorists and injuring others.

In Homs city, an Armed Forces unit continued operations against terrorist in Bab Houd neighborhood, eliminating a number of them, while another unit clashed with terrorists in al-Waer fields and killed the terrorist group's leader Firas Abdelazim and several of his cohorts.

Terrorists' Dens Destroyed in Hama Countryside

Meanwhile, an Army unit carried out a special operation against terrorists' dens in the northern countryside of Hama, destroying the dens completely, in addition to killing and injuring all terrorists inside them. Among the dead terrorists was Khalidiyeh al-Hanu, known as Abo al-Lail.

A military source said that an army unit seized a factory of explosive devices on Hama-Aleppo highway with highly-explosive materials found in it.

The source added that many RPG launchers in addition to machineguns and remote controls for the explosive devices were also found in the factory.

IED Making Workshop Destroyed, M16 Machineguns Seized in Damascus Countryside

Units of the Armed Forces destroyed a workshop for making improvised explosive devices (IED) with all equipment and high explosive materials inside it and killed numbers of terrorists near the Sport Club in Joubar neighborhood in Damascus Countryside.

An official source told SANA reporter that terrorists Issa Eleiwi and Mustafa al-Halabi were identified among the dead.

The source mentioned that an army unit seized during chasing terrorists in Hteitat al-Turkman in the Eastern Ghouta 6 RPGs, a number of US-made M16 machineguns and two cars loaded with weapons and ammunition.

The source added that three terrorists were killed in the operation, while three others were arrested.

Meanwhile, the Armed Forces tightened the ring around the terrorists in al-Abbadeh town in the Eastern Ghouta and eliminated many of them, including Imad Watfeh and Ahmad Ghazal.

Units of the Armed Forces clashed with terrorists in the neighborhoods of al-Shaiyah and al-Jamiyat and in the surrounding of al-Sayyeda Sukaina and the National Hospital in Daraya city.

Several terrorists were killed and others were injured. Among the injured terrorists was Abo Jamal, leader of the so-called "Daraya's Martyrs Battalion".

In the meantime, a military source said the Army units repelled terrorists who tried to attack a military outpost in al-Qaboun area in Damascus and killed many of them.

Terrorists Mohammad Abdul-Hamid Habboul and Moussa Abdul-Wahid were identified among the dead.

An official source told SANA reporter that the army killed and injured scores of terrorists in the area of Douma in Damascus Countryside and destroyed their hideouts.

The source said that terrorists Ahmad al-Hammouri and Abu Ali Shalit were identified among the dead.

The source added that the army clashed with terrorists in Harasta and killed many terrorists, among them were Omar Rummanah, Omar Antar and Ahmad al-Khudari.

In Rima farms in Yabroud, the army pursued an armed terrorist group and killed and injured all of its members, among them were Mohammad al-Khatib, Mo'az al-Khatib and Maysan al-Adeeb.

Weapons including a Mortar, a B 10 Canon, Destroyed in Aleppo

Units of the Armed Forces carried out a number of operations targeting terrorists' dens and gatherings in al-Maslamiyeh and al-Ma'amel in al-Lairamoun and Masaken Hanano and Khan al-Assal in Aleppo and its countryside, destroying their weapons, including a mortar.

An official source told SANA reporter that an army unit confronted an armed terrorist group that tried to sneak into the military engineering outpost in Khan al-Assal area in the countryside of Aleppo.

Most members of the terrorist group were killed and injured and their ammunition and weapons were seized, the source added.

Meanwhile, an Army unit eliminated several terrorists in al-Maslamiyeh and the surrounding of al-Jbeileh School and destroyed a B 10 cannon.

In al-Lairamoun area, an Army unit destroyed a mortar in al-Mazare' area and killed numbers of terrorists and injured others in al-Ma'amel area. All ammunition and weapons belonging to the terrorists were seized.

In the same context, heavy losses were inflicted upon terrorists who were committing acts of killing and looting near the Post in Masaken Hanano.

An official source told SANA that many terrorists' gatherings were destroyed near al-Kindi Hospital and the Central Prison the area of al-Mislmyeh.

The source added that an army unit killed and injured scores of terrorists who were committing murder and looting acts in on al-Mislmyeh road, adding that another unit eliminated several terrorist groups in the areas of al-Alqamyeh, Ein Daqna, Kifr Khaser and Khan al-Asal.

The source said that the army also destroyed a 23 mm anti-aircraft machinegun and killed scores of terrorists near Handarat Mosque.

Army Continues Operations Against Terrorists in Daraa

An official source said that the army stormed into terrorists' hideout in Nawa city and eliminated all the terrorists in it.

The source said that terrorists Alaa al-Jahmani, Mohammad Mousa Abu Swaid, Milad al-Qaseem and Abdul-Hamid al-Ammari were identified among the dead.

The source added that the army also destroyed terrorists' hideouts in the areas of Tafas, Da'el, Jasem, Jumla, Saham al-Golan, al-Shajara and Ibta' and eliminated tens of terrorists, some of them of non-Syrian nationalities.

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