Syrian Army units operating in Homs, in cooperation with the supporting forces, thwarted ISIL terrorist groups’ attack on a number of military posts in Rajem al-Ali, Tal Shiha and Talet al-Medrajeh in the eastern countryside of Homs Province.
A military source told SANA Monday that the army units, aided by the backing forces, thwarted terrorist groups’ infiltration from a number of axes towards the military posts in Rajem al-Ali, Tal Shiha and Talet al-Medrajeh, about 80 km east of Homs city, leaving a number of terrorists dead or injured.
The source added that the army destroyed two machineguns-equipped pick-up cars for the terrorist groups and killed most of their members, while scores of them fled away towards al-Badia.
Army and Armed Forces units, in cooperation with the supporting forces, carried out special operations against gatherings and movements for ISIL and al-Nusra terrorists in the eastern and southern countryside of Hama province.
SANA’s reporter said that an army unit launched intensive strikes against ISIL terrorists’ movements on the road between Salamiyeh, al-Sheikh Hilal and Athrieh in the eastern countryside of Hama province, which resulted in killing all members of a terrorist group and destroying a vehicle equipped with a heavy machinegun.
The reporter added that members of three terrorist groups affiliated to al-Nusra Front organization were killed by the army units’ strikes against the terrorists’ gatherings and movements near the roundabout of Hurr Binafseh village, the surroundings of al-Zaraa village, and west of al-Abbara. A terrorist known as “Abu Qatada” was identified among the terrorists killed in these strikes.
The army’s Air Force destroyed gatherings and vehicles for ISIL terrorist organization in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor.
SANA reporter in Deir Ezzor said that the Syrian Air Force carried out intensive airstrikes on ISIL movement axes and positions in al-Tharda area and al-Boghilia village in the western countryside of the province, killing a number of terrorists and destroying a number of vehicles equipped with machineguns.
The reporter added that command sites and a number of vehicles were destroyed and tens of terrorists were killed, foreign mercenaries among them, as a result of the army’s airstrikes on sites and gatherings for ISIL in Marat village and Mu-Hasan city in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor.