The Syrian army’s 555th Regiment of the 4th Mechanized Division and the NDF, in a joint offensive, forced the ISIL from it position near the village of Aliyeh and restored security to the village and its surroundings after a violent battle with the militants near the strategic town of ‘Ithriya.
14 terrorists were killed and 3 of their armored vehicles were destroyed in the attacks.
Also in Hama province on Wednesday, several members of al-Nusra Front were killed and several more were wounded in the Syrian army troops’ offensives on the terrorist group’s positions near the village of al-Arbaeen.
The Syrian soldiers attacked al-Nusra Front’s strongholds near al-Arbaeen, which ended in the killing of at least eight terrorists and destruction of one of their vehicles loaded with ammunition.
In the meantime, the Syrian army men stormed a gathering of the Islamic Front terrorists in al-Satahiyat region and surroundings of Khaneifes in the Western and Southern parts of al-Salmiyeh, which claimed the lives of several militants and destroyed their military vehicles and equipment.