Over 20 Nusra Terrorists Killed in Hama
Terrorist organizations are receiving more strikes by the army’s air force, while the army units continue targeting the organizations’ sites and movements, with the operations leaving many terrorists dead and their weapons and equipment destroyed.
Syrian Army units clashed with terrorist groups affiliated to al-Nusra (Qaeda branch in the Levant) and the so called “Ahrar al-Sham Islamic Movement” attacked military posts on the axes of al-Zakat, Haseria and al-Latamina in the northern countryside of Hama province.
A military source said the clashes ended with foiling the attack and killing at least 20 terrorists, in addition to destroying their weapons and ammunition.
In the neighboring Homs province, the army’s air force launched a series of airstrikes on hideouts and fortifications of ISIL terrorists in Homs eastern countryside.
Three pick-up vehicles equipped with machineguns were destroyed in Jbab Hamad village and a truck transporting terrorists and weapons was hit in Dabe’t al-Mella village, 50 km east of Homs city.
The army’s air force hit positions and movements of ISIL terrorists in Abed Hill and east of Jebb al-Jarrah.
An army unit in cooperation with popular defense groups operating in Harfa village foiled an attack attempt by al-Nusra terrorists on a military post in the southwestern countryside of Damascus.
The military source explained to SANA reporter that the army unit clashed with the terrorists, killing and injuring a number of them and destroying their weapons.
The source noted that the fleeing terrorists opened machine gun fire on houses in Harfa village, causing material damage to some of them.
The Syrian army’s air force hit gatherings and vehicles equipped with machineguns belonging to ISIL terrorists to the southeast of the Panorama area, located on the southwestern outskirts of Deir Ezzor city.