Nusra Front Militants Crushed by Syrian Soldiers in Dara’a Al-Balad
The sources said that Syrian Army soldiers and their allies launched concentrated strikes against positions of Nusra group in al-Bajabja neighborhood in Daraa al-Balad district, adding to the recent heavy blows to the militants to push them further back in the area.
The strikes by the pro-government sources destroyed a number of vehicles, gathering centers and other equipment of the militants in the key contested district of Dara’a city.
According to confirmed reports by sources in the battlefield, at least 14 Takfiri terrorists were killed and injured in the clashes flared during the army’s Sunday operation.
In a recent development, the Syrian Army troops and the National Defense Forces (NDF) repelled the militant groups’ offensive on government forces’ defense lines in Dara’a and inflicted a heavy death toll on the terrorists.
The militants, who had broken through the defense lines of government forces in Tal Qrein near the town of al-Sanameen, failed to advance in the battlefront after the Syrian army and the NDF opened heavy fire at them.
The militants left behind tens of dead or wounded members and fled the battlefield.
In relevant developments in the Southern battlefield of the country, the terrorist groups sustained a growing number of losses in the Syrian army’s ground and air assaults across Dara’a province.