PROVINCES, (SANA) - The Armed forces assumed full control of Salah Eddin neighborhood in Aleppo on Wednesday and inflicted heavy losses upon the armed terrorist groups there, killing and wounding a large number of their members.
An official source told SANA reported that a large number of terrorists were killed, some of them of Arab and foreign nationalities, and that tens of terrorists were arrested while others surrendered and turned in their weapons.
The source said that large amounts of weapons were seized from the terrorists, and that the armed forces are still pursuing vanquished terrorists in the neighborhood and Saif al-Dawla and al-Sukari areas to which some terrorists fled.
In Bustan al-Basha area, an armed forces unit confronted a terrorist group, killing and wounding many terrorists, while another armed forces unit clashed with terrorists in Bab al-Nasr area and inflicted heavy losses upon them.
An armed forces unit also carried out an operation targeting a large weapon storehouse used by terrorists in Mayer area, destroying it completely along with seven trucks full of weapons and ammo which militants were unloading. Many terrorists were wounded or killed in this operation.
Tens of Terrorists Killed, Cars Equipped with Machineguns Destroyed in Aleppo
In Aleppo, the authorities carried out a "qualitative operation" against the armed terrorist groups in the area of Aghiour roundabout and al-Sighn street in the city of Aleppo.
SANA reporter cited a source in the province as saying that the operation resulted in the death and injury of tens of terrorists and the destruction of 3 SUV cars equipped with DShk machineguns.
Three Pickup Trucks Equipped with DShK machineguns in Bab al-Neirab neighborhood in Aleppo
Authorities pursued an armed terrorist group riding three pickup trucks equipped with DShK machineguns in Bab al-Neirab neighborhood in Aleppo.
A source in the province told SANA correspondent that the authorities destroyed the three cars and killed the terrorists.
Authorities Repel Terrorist Infiltration Attempt from Lebanon
The authorities and the border guards on Wednesday repelled two terrorist groups as they were attempting to cross the border from Lebanon at the sites of Edlin and al-Ghaideh in the Talkalakh city in the countryside of Homs.
A source in the province told SANA reporter that the authorities inflicted heavy losses on the terrorist groups' members killing and injuring most of them while other managed to flee back into the Lebanese territories.
The source also mentioned that the authorities last night ambushed an armed terrorist group that had attacked citizens blocked roads in the area between the towns of al-Shayahat and al-Zirae' in the countryside of al-Qseir city.
According to the source, 10 terrorists were killed while others were arrested.
Authorities Inflict Heavy Losses on Terrorist Group in Lattakia Countryside
The authorities pursued an armed terrorist group which had been carrying out armed robberies and opening fire on passing cars at Mazyan junction near al-Qasatel village in Lattakia countryside.
The authorities inflicted heavy losses on the terrorists, destroyed a number of cars they had been using, and secured the road.
Authorities Storm a Terrorist Hideout in Salma Town, Lattakia Countryside
Authorities stormed a terrorist hideout in Salma town in Lattakia countryside which was used as a media and command center by terrorists.
An official source in the province told SANA reporter that the operation resulted in killing a number of terrorists and arresting the rest.
Terrorists Killed, Four explosive devices Dismantled in Homs
Armed forces clashed with a terrorist group in Jouret al-Shayah in Homs, eliminating its members and leader, the terrorist Obeida al-Naq.
Military engineering units dismantled 4 explosive devices planted by terrorists along the road linking the town of al-Houz abd Modan in al-Qseir countryside in Homs.
SANA reporter quoted a source in the province as saying that four barrels filled with explosives weighing between 50 to 60 kg were linked to each other with a primer and a wire and they were prepared to blow up all at once.
Meanwhile in Homs countryside, the authorities ambushed an armed terrorist group in al-Qseir.
A source in the province told SANA correspondent that clashes between the authorities and the armed terrorist group led to killing and injuring several terrorists.