Syrian Army Foils ISIL Attack on Busra al-Sham
The Syrian army continued Sunday fighting terrorist organizations id different areas of the country, killing and in injuring many of their members, some of them non-Syrians.
In Daraa, units of army and armed forces attacked in accurate concentrated operations strongholds of the terrorist organizations of al-Nusra Front and the so-called “al-Muthanna Movement” in Jamrinn and Smad towns and Busra al-Sham city, 40 km to the east of Daraa city, a military source told SANA.
The operations left a number of terrorists killed and others injured in Jamrin and Smad, while arms and ammunition, including a 130 mm caliber gun and two armored vehicles, were destroyed during the operations in Busra al-Sham city.
The terrorist organizations acknowledged on social media the killing of Suleiman al-Hariri, a deputy leader within “Aamoud Houran” group, and a number of other terrorists.
Meanwhile, an army unit targeted a gathering of terrorists from al-Nusra Front on Busra al-Sham-Hamrin road, destroying two SUV vehicles, one of which equipped with a heavy machine gun.
In al-Neima town, east of Daraa city, more terrorists from al-Nusra Front were killed or injured and their arms and ammunition were destroyed in operations there.
In a relevant context, an army unit foiled an attack launched by a terrorist group linked to al-Nusra Front from Enkhil against the residents of Qita town, where most of the groups’ members were killed.
In the countryside of the northern Idlib province, army units killed scores of terrorists on Idlib-Binnesh road, some of them were non-Syrians.
The army launched intensive strikes using various types of weapons on positions of al-Nusra Front terrorist organization in the area surrounding Mantaf town in Areeha area, destroying two of the organization’s dens and vehicles equipped with heavy machine guns.
Another army unit destroyed an armored vehicle, in addition to vehicles equipped with heavy guns, on the road of Maartamsarin, north of Idlib city.
In Aleppo, army units killed a number of terrorists organizations’ members and destroyed their vehicles in Khan Touman in Jabal Samaan area in Aleppo province on the international high way to Turkey, a military source told SANA.
Other military units launched strikes on the terrorists’ dens in the surrounding of al-Mallah farms in the northern countryside of the province, killing and wounding a number of their members and destroying their arms and ammunition.
In Homs province, other units of the army and armed forces killed and injured members of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist organization in Unq al-Hawa and Rahoum in the eastern countryside of Homs.
Syria was hit by a violent unrest since mid-March 2011, where the western media reports accuse countries, mainly the USA, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Qatar of orchestrating the civil conflict in the country and providing terrorist groups with money, weapons and trained mercenaries.
On May 2011, Syrian army launched a wide-scale operation against armed groups and gunmen operating in the country, who started to escape the army blows and infiltrate illegally to Lebanon.