Syrian military forces continued to target bases and positions of Fatah al-Sham Front (the newly formed al-Qaeda-affiliated terrorist group previously known as al-Nusra Front) across key districts of the Southern city of Dara’a, inflicting major casualties and losses on the terrorists.
Syrian soldiers targeted Fatah al-Sham’s strongholds in Dara’a al-Balad, destroying their mortar launchers and vehicles in large scale, in the meantime, several terrorists were killed in the army attacks.
The Army men also stormed two groups of Fatah al-Sham that were building new strongholds by ruining houses and shops in al-Abbasiyeh neighborhood in Dara’a al-Mahatta district.
Fatah al-Sham suffered a heavy death toll in al-Abbasiyeh and pulled back its construction machinery.
Fatah al-Sham’s positions in Eastern side of al-Omari mosque and near post office building were stormed by the army.
Also on Friday, the Syrian army men stormed terrorist groups’ gathering centers in al-Ghariyeh al-Gharbiyeh in Dara’a countryside, destroying their machinegun-equipped vehicles.
In the meantime, bases of Fatah al-Sham Front in al-Hammadin neighborhood and al-Nazeheen camp in Dara’a al-Balad came under the heavy attacks of the Syrian army troops, leaving scores of militant dead or wounded.