PROVINCES, (SANA) - Terrorists on Tuesday morning assassinated Dr. Mohammad Osama al-Laham, brother of the People's Assembly's Speaker, in al-Thuraya area in al-Midan neighborhood in Damascus.
A source in the province told SANA that terrorists opened fire at al-Laham in his car while he was on his way to work, causing his immediate martyrdom.
The assassination of al-Laham, who holds a PhD in Agriculture, came in the framework of the terrorist groups' targeting of the national skills and qualified cadres.
Terrorists Open fires at a bus, claiming the lives of Two martyrs in al-Hasaka
Terrorists today opened fire on a passenger-bus coming from Aleppo at Mabroka area, near Ras al-Ein city in al-Hassaka, leading to the martyrdom and injuries of a number of citizens.
A source in al-Hasaka told SANA reporter that the terrorist act claimed that lives of two innocents while three others were injured.
Terrorists Blow up Explosive Stuck to Car, Injuring Two citizens
Terrorists blew up an explosive stuck to a private car in Barza in Damascus, leading to the injuring of the driver and his wife.
A source in Damascus Police told SANA that the explosion took place near Qaseoun club, adding that the driver in a critical condition.
The Army Inflicts Heavy losses Among Terrorists in Aleppo and its Countryside
The Army today carried out a number of qualitative operations in Aleppo and its countryside, eliminating terrorists and destroying their cars used for transporting weapons and persons.
SANA reporter quoted a source as saying that a unit of the Army destroyed 12 cars filled with munitions and weapons on Akhtarin- Kfar Hamra , al-Lermon-Kfar Hamra roads in Aleppo countryside.
The source added that a unit of the army killed a number of terrorists during an operation against their gatherings near al-Bawari factory in Kfar Naha in Aleppo countryside.
It said that another army unit inflicted heavy losses upon the terrorists after destroying a den where they were hiding to the west of cemetery at Dir Hafer in Aleppo countryside.
Meanwhile, the Army destroyed a car equipped with DSHK machinegun at Dir Hafer.
In the city of Aleppo, a unit of the army carried out 5 qualitative operations against the terrorists at al-Lermon, al-Kalasa, Sheikh Said and the old city, inflicting heavy losses among the terrorists, killing the most dangerous terrorists among them Beibo Ahmad Skeif.
Armed Forces Foil Terrorist Car Bomb Attack in al- Tadamon, Damascus
The Armed Forces foiled a terrorist car bomb attack at Nisreen Street in al-Tadamon neighborhood in Damascus.
An official source told SANA reporter that members of the engineering units dismantled the explosives planted in a Dacia car parked near Iskandaron School in al-Tadamon neighborhood.
Terrorists Killed in Harasta, Damascus Countryside
A unit of the Armed Forces killed all members of an armed terrorist group who attacked citizens and vandalized public and private properties in al-Seil neighborhood in Harasta in Damascus Countryside.
An official source told SANA reporter that terrorists Mohammad Adnan al-Kurdi and another terrorist called Mehi Eddin from the so called "Saif al-Islam " battalion were identified among the dead.
It added that terrorist called Abdullah al-Dub, a leader of the so-called "Shabab al-Huda in Liwaa al-Islam " group was also killed.
Armed Forces Eliminate a Number of Terrorists in Deir Ezzor
A unit of the Armed Forces clashed with an armed terrorist group in al-Mouazafin neighborhood in Deir Ezzor and killed four of its members.
Earlier, a unit of the Armed Forces clashed with terrorists in the neighborhood and killed a large number of them, an official source told SANA reporter.
Another unit of the Armed Forces clashed with an armed terrorist group in al-Bousaraya St. in Deir Ezzor city and inflicted heavy losses on the terrorists.
A source in the province told SANA reporter that among the terrorists killed was Abdullah Yasin al-Nayef, one of the most wanted terrorists in the city.
Armed Forces Target Dens of Armed Terrorist Groups in Homs
Units of the Armed Forces carried out qualitative operations against a number of terrorists' hideouts in Taldaw town in al-Houleh area in the countryside of Homs, inflicting heavy losses upon them.
A source in the province said that the operations resulted in destroying two workshops for making explosive devices and missiles and ten cars equipped with DShK machineguns.
A number of terrorist were killed in the operations, among them terrorists Haitham Hallaq, Shadi al-Qasem, Taher Bakkour, Mohammad Mishaal, and Awad Tayyara.
The source added that an army unit killed a large number of terrorists in Bab Hood neighborhood in Homs city.
It pointed out that the military engineering units dismantled two explosive devices planted by terrorists near al-Zara bridge on Homs – Tartous highway.
On the other hand, a dispute between two terrorist groups over dividing the loots caused the injury of a number of terrorists in al-Mubarakiyeh area in the countryside of al-Qseir.
Explosive Devices Dismantled in Hama
The engineering units dismantled two explosive devices planted by an armed terrorist group in Tariq Halab neighborhood in Hama city and al-Treimseh town in Mhardeh area in the countryside of the province.
SANA reporter quoted a source in the province as saying that each explosive device weighed 50 kg.
Weapons Warehouse Seized, A Number of Terrorists Killed, Their Vehicles Destroyed in Lattakia
The authorities in Lattakia seized a weapons warehouse at Antakya Street in Lattakia city and arrested a number of terrorists.
A source in the province told SANA reporter that the seized weapons included machineguns, sniper rifles, ammunition, explosive devices, white arms and satellite communication devices.
In a qualitative operation, the Armed Forces eliminated a number of terrorists, wounded others and destroyed their vehicles which they used to carry out their attacks and seized their weapons in Kensaba area in Lattakia countryside.
A source in the province told SANA reporter that the weapons which were seized during the operation included machineguns, RPG launchers and a variety of munitions.
The source added that the Armed Forces continued pursuing terrorists in the woods surrounding Kensaba area to clear the area and restore security.