The source said that the ISIL gatherings and military hardware, were destroyed during the strikes over al-Habiet and al-Madaya towns and nearby farms in the Eastern countryside of the Idlib city.
Dozens of ISIL and al-Nusra Front militants were killed and wounded during the attack, the military source added.
Earlier reports also said that the militant groups had sustained major losses in the combat flights of Syrian fighter jets in Talmenes in the Southern parts of Idlib province.
Yesterday, militant groups operating in the Northeastern part of Lattakia province have called for more fresh forces to save their last main stronghold at the border with Idlib province, intelligence sources said.
“Most of the terrorists, whose positions in the Northern and Northeastern parts of Lattakia province have been captured by the Syrian army in the recent days, have been ordered by the militant commanders to join Kinsibba battlefront,” the sources said, adding, “Heavy air and artillery attacks on the militant defense lines near Kinsibba testifying the Syrian army’s firm will to conduct an imminent operation in the region to access the Southern territories of Idlib province.”