PROVINCES, (SANA)_ Our armed forces, in a series of successful operations on Thursday, inflicted heavy losses upon armed terrorist groups in Saqba, Adra al-Balad and al-Nabek in Damascus countryside.
These operations resulted in the killing of a number of terrorists including non-Syrians. An official source told SANA reporter that an army unit destroyed a gathering for terrorists in Hajira town, eliminating terrorists including Ziad al-Buka'e, Mohammad Rouh and a Tunisian terrorist nicknamed Abu Hafs.
The source added that another army unit chased a terrorist group in Saqba was killing people and looting their properties, leaving its members killed and wounded.
Five terrorists also were killed while they were manufacturing explosive devices. Abdul Karim al-Khatib was identified among the dead.
In Adra al-Balad and its surroundings the army units continued chasing terrorist groups and destroyed their dens with all weapons and ammunition inside, killing and injuring a number of them.
The source pointed out that members of a terrorist group were killed and injured in al-Nabek as their weapons were destroyed.
In the meantime, an official source told SANA reporter that members of an armed terrorist group were killed and injured and their weapons and ammunition were destroyed in Erbin town. Terrorist Abdul-Rahman Maki was identified among the dead.
Other terrorists, including a sniper, were killed near Hermalleh tunnel, according to the source.
The source added that a unit of the armed forces destroyed a mortar and a heavy machinegun belonging to an armed terrorist group in the farms surrounding al-Mleiheh. A number of the terrorist group's members were killed, including Ahmad Te'meh and Ali al-Deiri.
Another army unit, the source said, eliminated members of an armed terrorist group, including its leader who is nicknamed 'Abo al-Noun' near Tameco medical company in al-Mleiheh.
SANA reporter quoted the source as saying that a number o terrorists' dens were destroyed in the farms surrounding the towns of al-Bahariyeh, al-Zamaniyeh and al-Mansoureh.
A number of terrorist were killed, among them Muwafaq Amr and Yehia al-Holwa were identified.
In Douma city, an army unit carried out a special operation against a den for an armed terrorist group in Aliyeh farms which resulted in the killing of a number of its members, including Abdul-Raouf Mu'mineh, Ibrahim Darwish and Khalid al-Makhraz..
Units of the armed forces clashed with terrorist groups at the roundabouts of al-Manasher and al-Barlaman in Joubar. A number of terrorists were killed in the clashes, among them were Hossam al-Khayat and Samer al-Jammal.
The Armed Forces Repel Terrorists Trying to Seize Quneitra Crossing
A unit of the armed forces repelled terrorist groups which tried to take over Quneitra crossing.
SANA quoted an official source as saying that a large number of the terrorist groups' members were killed, while others were injured, noting that the army unit continues to hunt the rest of the terrorist who fled towards al-Qahtaniyeh village.
The source added that an army unit clashed with an armed terrorist group that had been perpetrating acts of looting and attack against the residents of al-Qahtaniyeh village, killing most of its members and destroying their weapons and ammunition.
The source pointed out that Israeli ambulances transported some of the injured terrorists into the occupied territories, which constitutes a new proof of the close link between these terrorist groups and the Israeli occupation.
Terrorists Attack Electrical Power Station in Hama Countryside
Terrorists fired a mortar shell on the electrical power station in al-Zaraa in Hama countryside, causing huge material damage to the station.
Director of the Station Ali AL-Housha told SANA reporter that the terrorist attack caused damage to the tubes of transporting fuel, water and air to the station building without casualties among the workers.
He added that the maintenance workshops immediately started to repair the damage, pointing out that the electric groups are still working.
Army Operations Continue near Central Prison and Minnegh Airport in Aleppo
The armed forces continued their operations against the armed terrorist groups in Aleppo and its countryside during which they killed many terrorists and destroyed their weapons and ammunition.
SANA reporter quoted an official source as saying that five terrorists were killed and their 23 mm caliber anti-aircraft gun was destroyed in Talet al-Madafeh.
A number of terrorists were killed and others were injured near Blaka restaurant in the surrounding of Aleppo Central Prison, according to the source.
The source added that army units clashed with armed terrorist groups near the gas station and the building of the Agricultural Research Centers in the surrounding of Minnegh Airport and killed most of their members.
Another army unit destroyed terrorists' gatherings near Deir Hafer and al-Faisal gas station to the north of Deir Jamal village and in Dahret al-Shurfeh and al-Dweirineh.
The source mentioned that an army unit killed and injured members of an armed terrorist group that was committing acts of looting and blocking roads near Shamsin bakeries on Aleppo-Idleb highway and destroyed their weapons and ammunition.
In Khan al-Assal area, the army units continued hunting the armed terrorist groups and killed a number of their members.
Other army units clashed with terrorists and destroyed a number of their dens near al-Jazmati school compound, al-Lairamoun, Sheikh Maqsoud, Bani Zeid, al-Amiriyeh and the old city of Aleppo.
Terrorists Eliminated, Weapons Destroyed in Daraa Countryside
Army units continued chasing terrorist groups in al-Hrak, Maliha al-Gharbieh in Daraa countryside, inflicting direct injuries upon them.
A military source told SANA reporter that the chasing operations resulted in killing and wounding a number of terrorists, destroying their weapons and seizing a 90 mm gun.
The source said that terrorists Nizar Mohamed Abdel Razzaq al-Hraky, the leader of the so-called 'al-Maliha martyrs' battalion' was identified among the dead.
In the same context, units of the armed forces destroyed a number of terrorists' dens and gatherings in the towns of al-Shabraq, Nafi'eh, Jamleh and Deir al-Adas in the countryside of the province.
A military source told SANA that all the terrorists inside the dens were killed and injured, including Jordanians and Libyans.
The source noted that among the terrorists killed in al-Shabraq village were the Jordanians Samir Mahmoud Hakko and Khalid Mahmoud Malakawi and the Libyan Sufian Hammo, in addition to Firas al-Sammouri, Ghassan al-Nabulsi, Hammoud al-Mheisin and Khalid Abo Khsheirif.
SANA quoted the source as saying that members of an armed terrorist group were killed and others were injured in the village of Deir al-Adas, with their weapons and ammunition destroyed. Zakaraya Mohammad Shteiwi was identified among the killed.