The clashes took place in the surrounding areas of Saham al-Jolan Dam in Western Dara’a province.
Scores of militants were killed from both sides in the clashes.
On Friday, the Syrian military forces engaged in heavy fighting with al-Nusra Front terrorists in Dara’a al-Balad district in the Southern part of Dara’a city, local sources said, adding that the terrorist group suffered heavy casualties in the clashes.
“The Syrian army soldiers stormed the strongholds of the al-Qaeda-affiliated al-Nusra Front on the Southern side of al-Manshiyeh neighborhood in Dara’a al-Balad, killing all the terrorists in the site,” the sources said.
In relevant developments in the province late in May, the entire members of a group of ISIL terrorists were killed in the Syrian Army troops’ surprise attack in the Northeastern parts of Dara’a province.
The Syrian army troops and the National Defense Forces stormed gathering center of a group of ISIL militants in the Southwester side of Asheihib hill, and killed the entire member of the group after hours of non-stop battle.