Syrian Army Thwarts Terrorists’ Attack in Damascus Countryside
Syrian Army units thwarted an attack launched by al-Nusra Front on one of the military points in the western part of Damascus Countryside.
A military source told SANA that terrorist groups affiliated to al-Nusra on Friday attacked ,from the direction of Mogher al-Meer/ Dahar al-Aswad, a number of the military points on the axis of Sa’sa/Beit Jinn in the western part of Damascus Countryside.
The source added that army units operating in the area confronted the terrorist groups, leaving a number of them dead or injured while the rest fled away leaving behind all of their weaponry and equipment.
Army units carried out Friday intensive operations against movements of al-Nusra terrorists in the northern countryside of Hama.
A military source told SANA that the operations concentrated on the sites and infiltration axes of the terrorist groups in Souran, Tibet al-Imam, al-Boweida, north Maan, Tel Hweir, Hweir Valley, Tel Bazam, esat Morek, Hilfaya and al-Dahdouh, killing a large number of the terrorists, injuring others, and destroying machineguns-equipped armored vehicles .
The military source said that army units shelled gatherings and movement axes for ISIL terrorist organization in the area al-Zaitoun farms, Dohour al-Barsha, Rashid farm and the Peak of Ibn Arsan Mountain in the southeastern countryside of Homs.
The source said that a number of terrorists were killed, others were injured and their weapons and ammunition were destroyed.
Army units clashed with terrorist groups affiliated to al-Nusra in the neighborhoods of al-Sad Road and al-Nazihen in Daraa al-Balad area, the military source said.
The clashes resulted in the killing and the injuring of a number of terrorists in addition to the destruction of machinegun nests and vehicles equipped with different types of machineguns.
The source added that army units killed a number of al-Nusra terrorists in al-Naima town.