The General Command of the Syrian Army and the Syrian Armed Forces said the army, aided by popular defense groups, succeeded in establishing full control over the al-Shaer Mount and the Gas fields in Homs eastern countryside.
SANA/M. Nassr/ M. Ismael – 27/7/2014 – In a statement on Saturday, the Command said the army had carried out precise military operations in the area which resulted in killing large numbers of terrorists affiliated to the terrorist organization of the “Islamic State”, adding that the engineering units are currently clearing these areas of mines and explosive devices.
The Command stressed that the criminal acts of the terrorist groups, including murders, targeting and sabotaging the infrastructure and economic institutions, prove the link between these groups and the U.S.-Zionist scheme, which aims at fragmenting the region and plundering its resources.
The statement stressed the army’s readiness and resolve to fight terrorism and eliminate terrorists, driven by its ultimate faith in victory and adamant will to achieve it.”
Military operations continue against terrorists in several areas
SANA/B. Mousa/ Ghossoun – 27/7/2014 – Army units carried out wide military operations against terrorists’ gatherings and dens in several areas around the country.
Army units killed terrorists and wounded others during operations against their dens in eastern Ghouta and several towns and villages in Damascus countryside.
SANA field reporter said several terrorists were killed in Joubar neighborhood . Abdul-Rahman Khaiti and Ali Abdul-Ghaffar were identified among the dead terrorists.
The army destroyed dens for terrorists in Alia farms and al-Shifouniyeh area in Douma, killing several terrorists and destroying their weapons, among them Marwan Sheikh al-Qassir.
Meanwhile, an army unit clashed with a terrorist group northwest of al-Maliha, killing terrorists and wounding others, and destroying heavy machineguns. Among the killed terrorists was Khalil al-Barghash.
A series of operations in the farms of al-Neshabiyeh town deep into eastern Ghouta left a number of terrorists killed and others wounded.
A terrorists’ hideout was destroyed in Zabadani, with several terrorists getting killed, among them Abdul-Jalil Khaitou, as another army unit killed terrorists and wounded others whom it pursued in Khan al-Shih area, destroying ordnance and weaponry for them.
In parallel, army units continued operations in Qalamoun mountains on the Syrian-Lebanese borders, and in the towns of al-Mesherfeh and Ras al-Maarra, killing several terrorists and closing illegal crossings that terrorists were using to mount terrorist attacks.
An army unit killed a big number of terrorists during targeting their gatherings and destroyed vehicles equipped with heavy machineguns in Handarat, Rasem al-Abboud, al-Sheikh Lutfi, Khan al-Asal, Tal Khattab, al-Sheikh Said, al-Zarbeh, Bawabiyeh, Babansh, Haret al-Shahadiyeen, Hreitan and al-Ramousa in Aleppo.
In Daraa, an army unit destroyed a number of cars that were used by terrorists in Inkhel town and to the south of Khazan al-Oseileh in Daraa countryside.
Another army unit targeted a terrorist’s gathering on Qita crossroad in Om al-Mayaden town, killing many of them and injuring others.
In Homs, army units targeted terrorists’ gatherings in Kafar Laha, Wadi al-Kahef and al-Quneitrat in the rural area of the province, killing many terrorists and injuring others.
An army unit thwarted an attempt by terrorists to infiltrate from Unuk al-Hawa and Rahoum villages towards Maksar al-Hisan in Homs eastern countryside, killing several terrorists and wounding others.
A military source told SANA that an army unit targeted a terrorist group in Um Jreis village, killing most of its members.
The army units targeted terrorists’ dens and gatherings in Kansafra, Qmainaz and the areas surrounding al-Arba’in mountain and the central prison in Idleb countryside.
Meanwhile, other army units killed and injured a number of terrorists near Nahlieh town in Idleb countryside, in addition to dismantling 6 explosive devices planted by terrorists to target the citizens in the same town.
The army units stormed terrorists’ gatherings in Hasaka, inflicting heavy losses upon them, in addition to destroying their equipment.
A source in the province told SANA that the army units restored security and stability to the center of teenagers’ prison, Martyrs cemetery and al –Ahrash area at the southern entrance of Hasaka.
The source added that the army units killed and injured scores of terrorists who were attempting to attack a military post at the southern entrance of Hasaka, most of them non-Syrians, in addition to destroying 3 cars equipped with heavy machine guns.
The army units foiled terrorists’ attempt to sneak into Khurbet Jado’a village in the southern countryside of Qamishli, killing and injuring scores of them.
A source at the province told SANA that an army unit targeted terrorists’ gatherings in the villages of Abu al-Qasaib, al-Hara and Sharmogh in the southeastern countryside of Qamishli, inflicting heavy losses upon them.
Another army unit stormed a number of terrorists’ cars, killing all terrorists inside them in Hasaka countryside.