Provinces, SANA – More ISIS command centers and convoys of vehicles have been hit as the army continued operations against the positions of this and other terrorist organizations in various areas, with the air force inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists’ ranks.
Army units in cooperation with the popular defense groups launched a military operation in the eastern countryside of Homs in which they have already restored stability and security to the villages of Msei’eed, al-Msheirfeh al-Shamaliyeh and al-Salehiyeh, a military source announced on Sunday.
The army also established control over the areas of Rajm al-Taweel and Ard Kreiz and Point 802 to the east of Jeb al-Jarrah town.
Many ISIS terrorists were killed and their weapons and ammunition were destroyed in the course of the operation, according to the source.
In the same context, the army’s air force hit gatherings of terrorists and vehicles and supply routes for ISIS terrorist organization in Khneifees town, 70 km south of Palmyra city in Homs.
Hideouts and convoys of vehicles equipped with machineguns for ISIS terrorists were also hit in al-Sukhneh town, 70 km east of Palmyra city.
The army’s air force also destroyed two ISIS command centers and a number of their vehicles at al-Tabqa crossroads, 55 km west of Raqqa city.
The Syrian Arab Army inflicted heavy losses in personnel and equipment on ISIS in several areas in Deir Ezzor province.
A military source told SANA that the Syrian Air Force carried out airstrikes that resulted in destroying a base for ISIS and inflicting losses in personnel and military equipment on the terror organization west of Deir Ezzor Military Airport whose garrison is carrying out special operations targeting ISIS positions in the province’s eastern countryside.
Later in the day, sources on the ground told SANA’s correspondent that an army unit destroyed a vehicle equipped with a 23mm machinegun that was used by ISIS terrorists in the surroundings of al-Tharda Mountain south of Deir Ezzor city, while another unit destroyed mortar launchers for the terrorist organization in Huwaijet Saqer area.
The sources added that another army unit directed concentrated fire on a group of 10 ISIS terrorists in the surroundings of the Panorama roundabout southwest of Deir Ezor, leaving the terrorists dead or injured and destroying their weapons and munitions.
An army unit targeted gatherings of ISIS terrorists in al-Qassr village in the northeastern countryside of the southern Sweida province. Many terrorists were killed or injured and their equipment was destroyed as a result of the operation.
Seven terrorist leaders killed in an explosion in Enkhil town
In the neighboring Daraa province, an army unit targeted a gathering of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in al-Nueimeh
town in the eastern countryside of Daraa province that forms a supply route for terrorist groups between Saida and Um al-Mayazen villages near the border with Jordan.
The operation resulted in destroying two vehicles belonging to the terrorists, the military source said.
A group of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists that were doing fortification works to the east of the Nursing School in Daraa al-Mahatta neighborhood in Daraa city were hit in a precise operation by an army unit.
Most of the group’s members were either killed or injured and a machine gun position was destroyed in the operation, according to the source.
Meanwhile, terrorist organizations acknowledged on their social media pages the death of the leader of “Liwa Mujahidi Houran” who is named Qassem al-Smeir and 6 other terrorist leaders in an explosion that targeted their headquarters in Enkhil town.
The terrorists Faiz Tweiris, Hossam Abdullatif al-Nasser, Atef Abdullatif al-Nasser, Nidal al-Shibli, Walid al-Oqla, Abdul-Karim al-Nawas and Khalid Median Abdul-Mawla al-Nasser were identified among the dead.
Meanwhile, an army unit destroyed a vehicle for armed terrorist groups on Busra al-Sham – Smad road in the eastern countryside of Daraa.
Terrorist organizations acknowledge death of two of their leaders in Homs and Lattakia provinces
Terrorist organizations acknowledged the death of two of their leaders during the past few hours in the countryside of Lattakia and Homs provinces.
Social networking pages affiliated with ISIS said that Saudi terrorist Hamed Mayouf al-Enezi, aka Abu Dua’a, who was the military leader of ISIS in Homs was killed on Sunday in Jub al-Jarrah area in the province’s eastern countryside.
Meanwhile, Ajnad al-Cham terror organization acknowledged on its Twitter account the death of terrorist Abdelaziz al-Ali, whom the organization referred to as its military official, in the northern countryside of Lattakia province.