“The Syrian army destroyed a long tunnel of the ISIL terrorists with over seven meters of depth in the Northern side of Kuweires airbase,” the sources said.
“The tunnel connects the villages of Sherba and Aisheh,” the sources added.
“The army soldiers seized the ISIL militants’ weapons and ammunition inside the tunnel,” the sources said.
Sources said on Thursday that the Syrian fighter jets intensified their airstrikes on ISIL positions in the province of Aleppo as the government is determined to purge the country of the terrorists.
The Syrian warplanes targeted ISIL positions and movements in the villages and towns of Afash, Deir Qaq, Aisheh, al-Hader and al-Bab in the Eastern part of Aleppo.
A military source said the airstrikes inflicted heavy losses on the terrorists.
Meanwhile, the army bombed ISIL positions and vehicles to the North Talet al-Sawaya and the village of Tal al-Hatabat in Aleppo, killing all terrorists inside them. Militants’ weapons and ammunition were also destroyed.
The army also destroyed positions of al-Nusra Front and other terrorist groups in the neighborhoods of Karm al-Tarab, al-Sheikh Lutfi, Salah Eddin, al-Rashidin 4 and Bani Zaid in Aleppo city.