Abdul Khaliq Jiro, a senior field commander of the National Liberation Front was killed in a bomb explosion in al-Bohouth al-Emiyeh region in Western countryside of Aleppo city.
Jiro was killed in the blast while trying to prevail over the army positions.
In the meantime, the army’s artillery and missile units responded to the terrorists’ truce violation and pounded their positions in Jam’iyat al-Zahra and al-Raymoun region near Aleppo.
Other artillery units pounded terrorists’ movements in the small towns of Jazraya and Zamar in Southern Aleppo, inflicting major losses on the militants.
Last week, the Syrian army’s missile and artillery units opened heavy fire at terrorists’ positions in three regions in Western Aleppo, inflicting major losses on them.
The terrorists, deployed in Western Aleppo, launched missile attacks on residential areas in al-Hamdanieh district and the 3,000-unit Housing Project near Aleppo city, killing and wounding eight civilians.
The army’s artillery and missile units, in response, targeted terrorists’ positions in Bashantara, Hoor and Bashqatin regions in Western Aleppo, destroying several artillery platforms, launchers, cannons and positions of the terrorists.
A number of terrorists were killed in the army shelling.