Updated-The army destroys terrorists’ fortifications and rocket and mortar launching positions in Homs and Hama

Provinces, SANA- Army units launched sweeping operations against terrorist organizations’ positions and gatherings in different areas, inflicting heavy losses upon them in personnel and equipment.


An army unit destroyed a vehicle bomb for ISIS terrorists north of the Fourth Station in west of Palmyra in the eastern of country side of Homs.

Earlier, army units destroyed a number of rocket and mortar launch pads and positions in the villages and towns of al-Ghanto, Talbiseh, Ghirnata and al-Farhaniyeh in the northern countryside of Homs after a shellign attack that targeted Jabbourin and al-Mukhtariyeh villages, SANA reporter said.

Meanwhile, in the countryside of Palmyra in East Homs, the Syrian Air Force targeted gatherings and movements of ISIS terrorist groups in the surroundings of Station 4, Tadmuc (Palmyra) city and near the oil and gas fields.

The reporter affirmed that a number of fortifications were destroyed and several ISIS terrorists were killed in the airstrikes.

In the same context, army units, backed by the Air Force and Artillery, carried out special operations against gatherings and movements of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the northern and eastern countryside of Homs province.

The reporter said the Syrian Air Force and Artillery targeted with extensive strikes Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists’ dens and movements in Deir Foul village in the northern countryside of Homs, killing many of them and destroying a vehicle equipped with a machine gun.

The reporter added that Abdel Hadi Khashfeh, Mohammed Taoumeh, Ayman al-Mirjawi, Moussa al-Jamous, Khaled Kseibi, Abdul Majid Wakiyeh, Abdullah al-Khaled, Ayman al-Akeidi and Ismail al-Jamous were identified among the killed terrorists.


The Syrian Air Force targeted ISIS gatherings and positions in Qassr Ibn Wardan area and  Brigit village in the eastern countryside of Hama province.

SANA reporter said a position of ISIS terrorists was destroyed and a number of them were killed or injured  in the surroundings of Oneiq Bajerah in Qassr Ibn Wardan area, about 60 km east of Hama city.

In the southwestern countryside of Salamiyeh area, the source said the Air Force destroyed more positions  of ISIS terrorists, leaving a number of them dead or wounded.



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