A sum of 156 terrorists laid down their arms in the towns of Talbiseh and al-Rastan and surrendered to the army to apply for government amnesty, field sources reported.
In the meantime, the Syrian air force pounded and destroyed the terrorists’ positions in the farms near Talbiseh and Ezzeddin as well as the surrounding areas of al-Amerieh in Northern Homs.
In relevant remarks on Saturday, the Syrian army smashed the strongholds of Tahrir al-Sham Hay’at (the Levant Liberation Board or the Al-Nusra Front) in Homs province, killing one of its top commanders, military sources said, adding that the army is preparing to cleanse the Northern parts of the province of militants.
The sources said that a large number of special army forces have been sent to Northeastern Homs along with a large number of military equipment, adding that they are missioned with purging all terrorists of al-Rastan region in Northern Homs.
Meantime, the air force, artillery and missile units of the Syrian army attacked the terrorists’ positions and moves in Northern Homs and Southern Hama, inflicting damage on the militants.
Also, field sources reported that the Syrian army has destroyed one of Tahrir al-Sham’s bases in the village of Ezzeddin in Northeastern Homs by missile strikes.
During the operations, a commander of Tahrir al-Sham named Abu Ramah al-Hamawi was killed.