Syrian Army Wins Back One More Key Region From Terrorists in Douma
The Army troops, after hours of non-stop battle, beat back Jeish al-Islam terrorists from Rajbat al-Isharah region, which was one of the most important defense positions of the terrorists near al-Reihan and Douma.
Syrian Air Force played a crucial role in the ground forces’ advances.
Meantime, fierce clashes are underway between the government forces and terrorists in Hosh al-Fareh and al-Reihan.
In Western Ghouta, Syrian choppers opened fire at terrorists’ centers in al-Abbasiyeh farms, Khan al-Sheih camp, al-Darkhibeh and Zakiyeh, leaving scores of militants dead and wounded.
Reports said earlier today that a senior commander of Jeish al-Islam was killed in the missile attacks of the Syrian army troops in Eastern Ghouta.
Tofiq Khalid al-Khansour, nom de guerre Abu Ibadeh al-Salah, alongside 15 other militants, was killed in the Syrian Army missile attacks in a farm near the town of Hazrama in Eastern Damascus.
Jeish al-Islam was getting ready to launch an attack on government positions in Marj al-Sultan when the commander was killed.
The Syrian Air Force, for its part, pounded terrorists’ gatherings in Hosh al-Abbasiyeh East of Khan al-Sheih in Western Ghouta, inflicting tens of casualties on the militants.