Hezbollah, Lebanese & Syrian Armies Squeeze Terrorists in Northeastern Barrens
Hezbollah soldiers managed on Monday to kill and injure a number of ISIL terrorists in the barrens of northeastern Ras Baalbek after striking their command center in Shoabet Al-Khabiye area.
Al-Manar TV Channel revealed some of the operation’s details, explaining that Hezbollah drones monitored and observed the terrorists’ posts for several days before carrying out the attack.
Al-Manar report added that the Hezbollah infantry advanced towards the terrorists’ posts and launched anti-armor missiles onto the residence of ISIL commander in the area, Mowafaq Al-Jarban, killing scores of the group’s militants.
The Lebanese army helicopters also targeted on Monday night 3 ISIL posts in Ras Baalbek, inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists.
The Syrian warplanes, in turn, struck Nusra Front terrorists in Flia barrens in Qalamoun in Damascus countryside, killing or injuring a number of them.
These operations pressed on the terrorists as the sources reported that ISIL and Nusra terrorists clashed in order to control their last possible exit towards the Lebanese town of Arsal.