Provinces, SANA – Units of the armed forces on Friday continued targeting terrorists’ gatherings and hideouts in several areas in the Syrian provinces, inflicting heavy losses upon them in personnel and equipment.
In Damascus Countryside, an army unit carried out a special operation in the wilderness outside the town of Assal al-Ward in al-Qalamoun Mountains, resulting in destroying terrorists’ hideouts and two vehicles equipped with heavy machineguns, leaving many terrorists dead and others injured.
In al-Dukhaniye area, army units established control over al-Abras and al-Kharrat areas after eliminating many terrorists, while other units carried out operations in Ein Tarma valley and east of the town of Hamouriye, resulting in the elimination of many terrorists, most of them non Syrians.
Iraqis Louay Bijaoui and Odai Shanshan, Yemeni Abdelhadi al-Radman, along with Bashir al-Englizi, Baha’a Haswa, and Fouad Karimeddin were identified among the dead terrorists.
Army units continued to dismantle IEDs planted by terrorists in the streets, squares, and buildings of Adra Workers City which the army had established control over on Thursday, while other units continue to put pressure on the remnants of terrorists in Adra al-Balad after establishing control of most of its neighborhoods and eliminating many terrorist from the Islamic Front, including Nizar Kheti, Khaled Sa’ati, and Issam al-Tanfawi.
Other terrorists were eliminated east of al-Sawwan hill southwest of Daraa al-Balad, including Abdullah Shaaban and Yousef al-Atrash.
Army units targeted terrorist hideouts in Douma and al-Ebb and Aaliya farms near it, destroying terrorists’ equipment and killing a number of them including Nazir Abdulmalik and Mohammad al-Bebi.
A number of terrorist hideouts were destroyed southeast of Tibeh Mosque in Jobar area and many terrorists were eliminated, including Abdelraouf al-Satleh and Abdelkarim al-Sallik.
Army units clashed with terrorists near al-Tabbakh farms and in the farms of the towns of al-Zamaniye and al-Bilaliye, killing a number of them including Iyad Adnan, Ala’a Dahoud, and Mohammad al-Sedawi, and destroying their weapons and ammo.
Units of the armed forces carried out operations against terrorists in Daraa and its countryside, inflicting heavy losses upon them.
A military source told SANA that the army units targeted dens and gatherings of terrorists in Atman, Tafas, Busr al-Hareir and Sweiseh in Daraa countryside and in al-Manshiyeh neighborhood in Daraa al-Balad, killing and injuring scores of terrorists, in addition to destroying their weapons and equipment.
A military source told SANA that the army targeted terrorists’ gatherings in Deir al-Adas village in the countryside of Daraa and the surroundings of the old customs in Daraa al-Balad, killing and injuring several of them.
Army units targeted a meeting of leaders from the Jabhet al-Nusra terrorist organization in the town of al-Karak in Daraa’s eastern countryside, inflicting losses upon them and damaging their
Other units destroyed terrorist gatherings on the road between Daraa and Kherbet Ghazala and in the town of al-Sura, leaving many terrorists dead or injured.
In the eastern countryside of Homs province, army units killed scores of terrorists and injured others in Eb al-Ghajar village and Khaleej Keisiyn in al-Rastan, Housh Hajo, Tal Abu al-Sanasel, Rahhoum, al-Sultaniye and east to Abu al-Alaya, in addition to destroying a vehicle with all terrorists on board in Ein Hussein village.
Army units carried out a series of special operations targeting hideouts of ISIS terrorists in Palmyra countryside in Homs province, eliminating large number of terrorists.
An army source told SANA that army units destroyed ISIS hideouts in the areas of al-Majroudeh al-Haditheh, al-Qarya al-Namuzajiye, Hawaya al-Shams, al-Kadim, Rasm al-Abd, al-Majbal, al-Tuyan, and Abu Rajmin, killing many terrorists and destroying their vehicles.
According to a military source, units of the armed forces foiled terrorists’ infiltration attempt from Mashara town to Jaba town in the countryside of Quneitra province, destroying two vehicles near Nabe’a al-Sakhr roundabout, killing and wounding several of Them
Other Army units, in cooperation with locals, destroyed hideouts for ISIS terrorists south of Kaheel town in the eastern countryside of Daraa, killing and injuring scores of them, in addition to destroying large number of vehicles and ammo caches.
Units of the armed forces carried out operations against terrorists of the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in al-Ourfi and Old Airport neighborhoods in Deir Ezzor city.
Meanwhile, army units destroyed a network of tunnels that terrorists were using in their movement in al-Rasafa neighborhood in Deir Ezzor city.
A source in the province told SANA that an army unit discovered the tunnels’ network in the neighborhood that linked it to nearby neighborhoods in the city.
The network was completely destroyed, the source said.
Numbers of terrorists who were stationed in the tunnels were killed, according to the source.
Units of the armed forces carried out operations against dens and gatherings of terrorists in Hama and Aleppo, inflicting heavy losses upon them.
A military source told SANA that the army units targeted two dens for terrorists in al-Jandoul roundabout, Kfar Da’el and al-Sheikh Ali in Aleppo and its countryside, killing and injuring scores of them.
The source added that other army units killed and injured a large number of terrorists in Morek, al-Latamneh, Kfar Zita and Skaik in Hama province.
A military source said the army units targeted two dens for terrorists in Baddama area in Idleb countryside, killing all terrorists inside them, among them non-Syrians.
Other army units stormed dens and gatherings of terrorists in Ein Sheeb, Khan Shekhoun, Jbala, Hazareen and Jarjanaz, eliminating scores of them and destroying their equipment.
Meanwhile, a military source said an army unit destroyed a den for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the northern countryside of Lattakia, killing and injuring all terrorists inside it.