The army soldiers engaged in fierce clashes with Al-Nusra terrorists and fended off their attack on the Syrian government forces’ positions in al-Satahiyat region, killing and wounding a number of militants.
Reports said on Tuesday that the army soldiers engaged in fierce clashes with a group of ISIL terrorists in Eastern Hama and managed to kill a number of them, seizing their US-made weapons, including anti-tank TOW missiles.
The army men seized a number of US-made anti-tank TOW missiles, arms and ammunition in an ambush operation against a group of ISIL terrorists along a road that connects al-Sa’an town to Ithriya town.
The ISIL group had attacked the army positions, but, they came under the army soldiers’ ambush operation and suffered heavy casualties.
In the meantime, the army units found several arms and ammunition depots of ISIL in the town of Tahmaz in Eastern Hama with 100,000 ballets, tens of heavy machineguns and several computer and telecommunication systems.
Also, the army men found 47 missiles in ISIL’s positions while carrying out mop-up operations in the newly-liberated town of Aqayrabat.
The ISIL were using the missile to hit residential areas in the town of al-Salamiyah.