Syria in Past 24 Hours: Terrorists Acknowledge Heavy Casualties in Aleppo
The army clampdown on the terrorist organizations continued on Friday, inflicting great loss and damage on the terrorists by carrying out intensive operations against their hideouts and positions across Syria.
Also in the past 24 hours, an army unit destroyed an armored vehicle and a mortar launcher used by members of the Jaish al-Islam terrorist organization and killed a number of terrorists, including Abdelrahman al-Ajwah, Ghafir Abu Shanab, and Ghassan al-Wadi in al-Ajami neighborhood in Harasta.
Sources said that army units targeted terrorists’ hideouts and movements in the farms of Harasta, al-Samadi, and al-Maqale’a in the Western outskirts of Touma, which left a number of terrorists dead and injured.
In Aaliya farms at the Northern outskirts of Douma city, the army eliminated terrorists Abdelwahab al-Sedeeq and Juma’a Iskaf AKA Abu al-Yama, who were two leaders in Jaish al-Islam.
Army operations also resulted in destroying terrorists’ hotspots in al-Makaser and al-Hajjariye neighborhoods and around the municipal stadium in Douma city, killing a number of terrorists, including Sameer Taha, Hassan Fleitani, Kherieddin al-Oyoun, Mohammad Qaqish, Anas al-Nahhas, Kassem Aibour, Radwan al-Hendawi, and Abdullah al-Basha.
Also in Lattakia, a number of terrorists were killed in army airstrikes that targeted their gatherings in Salma area, Irra, Kitf al-Ghanme, Tallet al-Mallouheh and Tallet al-Rashwan in the countryside of Lattakia province, according to a military source.
Ali al-Sheikh Asaad, Obada Shaqra, Rafiq Abbas, Wassim Zakariya and Rafiq Shafiq Bitar were identified among the dead.
Army’s air force targeted terrorists’ dens in Rweisit al-Tanbour and Jub al-Ahmar in Lattakia, killing many terrorists, injuring others and destroying their vehicles, weapons and ammunition.
Army units killed and injured scores of ISIL terrorists and destroyed their weapons and ammunition near the army air force academy, East of Aleppo city on Friday.
The army also targeted terrorists’ hideouts and gatherings in al-Sfeira, Bulat, Traidam, Tal Rayman and near al-Neirab Airport.
In the Southwestern countryside, the army killed scores of terrorists and destroyed their vehicles in Khan al-Assal, Khan Touman and in the neighborhoods of al-Rashidin, al-Lairamon, Bani Zaid, Karm al-Jabal, al-Ramouseh, Saladin, al-Shaar, al-Firdous, al-Kallaseh and al-Mashdad.
Meanwhile, terrorists- affiliated social media pages confessed that about 47 of their terrorists were killed in a number of areas in Aleppo province.
Also in Idlib, the Syrian Arab Army’s Air Force eliminated many terrorists from Jaish al-Fateh and destroyed their vehicles, artillery and mortar launchers in Tal Toucan, Taftanaz, and Bannesh in in the surroundings of al-Fou’a and Kefraya towns in Idlib countryside.
Earlier, the Air Force launched strikes against terrorists’ dens and gatherings in Abu al-Dohour, Southeast of Idlib city.
In the Southern countryside of Idlib, the Air Force’s airstrikes targeted gatherings and hideouts of Jabhat al-Nusra in Mhambal, Ariha and al-Habit, killing many terrorists and destroying their weapons and ammunition.
Local sources said that an army unit carried out a special operation in Tarmala town, destroying the legal court (Sharia law court) of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the town completely.
In the Northwest countryside of Hama, the army’s air force eliminated members of Jaish al-Fateh and destroyed their vehicles and ammo during concentrated strikes against their gatherings and dens to the east of Tota village, al-Bahsa, al-Ziara and Kafr Zita city.
The Army’s airstrikes against ISIL’ dens and gatherings in Kalib al-Thor left many terrorists killed.
Army units supported with the army’s air force killed numbers of Jaish al-Fateh members and destroyed a convoy of vehicles along with all terrorists and weapons in al-Frika road and al-Ziara in addition to destroying a vehicle equipped with heavy machine gun in Idlib countryside and Hama countryside.
An army unit targeted with guided missile a vehicle of Jabhat al-Nusra in the outskirts of al-Latamia town, destroying the vehicle.
Also in the past 24 hours, an army unit killed terrorists in Busra al-Sham city in the Eastern countryside of Daraa province, Southern Syria.
Among the killed terrorists, who were mostly from Jabhat al-Nusra, were Omran al-Badani Qassem al-Sabah, Ahmad Hassan al-Hajji, Khaled Mohammad al-Mikdad and Louai Youssef al-Mikdad.
Also on Friday, army units targeted Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists’ hideouts and supply lines across the Israeli entity in the countryside of the Southern Quneitra province.
The military source said that a number of terrorists were killed and their weapons were destroyed in the process, adding that the operations targeted mainly Mossad-linked Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in al-Hamidiyeh, 7 km from Quneitra city.
An army unit killed and injured a number of terrorists in Bureiqa village, which is considered the main infiltration route for mercenary terrorists backed by the Zionist entity.
Also in the Northeastern countryside of Sweida, army units launched intensive strikes against the dens and gatherings of the ISIL in Tal Saad and Khrbit Samar.
Numbers of the ISIL terrorists were killed, others were injured and their vehicles, some of them equipped with heavy machine guns, were destroyed.
Field sources said that an army unit carried out a special operation against a convoy belonging to the ISIL in Wadi al-Qasstal area in the Eastern countryside of Sweida.
The operation resulted in the destruction of the convoy and number of vehicles equipped with machineguns in addition to the death of many terrorists.
Also in the past 24 hours, army units thwarted an infiltration attempt by terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra and other terrorist organizations in the direction of a military point Southwest of al-Qatari Hill in Tabiseh area in the Northern countryside of Homs province.
A military source said that many of the attacking terrorists were killed in the clash, while others were injured and their weapons and munitions were destroyed.
In the Northern countryside of the province, army units eliminated many terrorists, injured others and destroyed their weapons and ammo in the villages of al-Ghanto and Ram al-Qasr.
The source also said that army operations targeted hideouts and concentrations of ISIL terrorists in Tadmur (Palmyra) city and in its Western outskirts and al-Qaryatain, leaving many terrorists dead and destroying their vehicles.
In Deir Ezzor province, an army unit targeted concentrations of the ISIL terrorists in the surroundings of Deir Ezzor Military Airport, killing a number of them, injuring others and destroying their weapons and munitions.