The army and Armed Forces pressed ahead with sweeping operations in various areas across the country, directing crushing strikes to the terrorist groups, particularly those in northern Lattakia.
Army repels terrorists in northern Lattakia, clashes over Point 45 continue
Army units continue to valiantly confront terrorist groups’ repeated attempts to infiltrate Point 45 in the northern countryside of Lattakia province, inflicting heavy losses upon them, a military source told SANA, noting the clashes there are underway.
The army units have earlier foiled an attempt to attack Point 45 and forced the terrorists to retreat towards the northeastern side, chasing down the fleeing members with heavy fire.
The source added that the army units also directed sever blows to the armed terrorist groups in al-Nesser Mount in the north, destroying their firing sources and means and leaving big numbers of their members dead.
The source pointed out that an army unit tightened full control over the area surrounding the aforementioned point.
Army ambushes terrorists in Qunetira countrysideA military source told SANA that an army unit killed all members of an armed terrorist group who were attempting to infiltrate from al-Dwaiyeh al-Sughra town to Ein al-Basha town in Qunetira countryside.
Army units eliminate terrorists and Yemeni mercenaries in Damascus Countryside
Army units eliminated a number of terrorists from the Islamic Front and destroyed their weapons in Adra al-Balad and Adra workers city in Damascus Countryside. Among the dead terrorists were Ihsan Darwish and Ala’a Kaakeh.
The army also destroyed a terrorist hideout and eliminated a number of terrorists including Mohammad al-Zaghloul in the town of Erbin.
In Alia farms in Douma area, an army unit eliminated six terrorists including Wafi Qalla’a, injuring five more terrorists and destroying their weapons and equipment, while two terrorists were killed in Jobar area.
The army carried out a series of special operations in the towns of Hosh Arab, Rankous and al-Ruhaibeh in al-Qalamoun area, destroying terrorist hideouts and eliminating a number of terrorists including Issa Qassab, Ahmad Zahra, Ahmad Munzer al-Sabbagh, and Yehea Seddik.
In the mountains east of al-Zabadani, an army unit carried out a special operation resulting in destroying a 23mm anti-aircraft gun and a vehicle equipped with a heavy machineguns, in addition to eliminating a number of terrorists of Arab nationalities including a Yemeni called Odai Abu Allam.
Another army unit left the members of a terrorist group dead or injured in the town of al-Muqailibiye in al-Kisweh area, destroying their weapons and ammo.
Meanwhile, another army unit ambushed an armed terrorist group in Khan al-Sheeh in the countryside, killing all its members.
Army seizes vehicle loaded with Fenethylline in Qalamoun, Damascus Countryside
The army seized a lorry loaded with huge amounts of Fenethylline (Captagon) in the area of al-Qalamoun in Damascus Countryside.
A military source told SANA that a military checkpoint has seized the vehicle, adding that the soldiers found a cache with 535 bags of Fenethylline bills in it, adding that the vehicle was confiscated and the persons in it were arrested.
Terrorists killed in Deir Ezzor
A source at Deir Ezzor province told SANA reporter that the army units clashed with armed terrorist groups in al-Hweiqa and al-Rushdiyeh neighborhoods, killing and injuring scores of them.
Among the dead terrorists were Ayman Abdulrazaq al-Ali and Shadi Hussein al-Za’al.
Army repels terrorists’ infiltration attempts in Aleppo
All members of an armed terrorist group were left dead and wounded as they were ambushed by army units while they were trying to infiltrate the northern part of Aziza village on the axis of al-Sheikh S’eed and the iron factory in Aleppo, according to a military source.
The source told SANA reporter that other terrorists, including Saudis, received heavy losses as they attempted to infiltrate Haddadin-Saqalya axis.
The Saudi Saifullah Abdullah was identified among the dead, in addition to terrorists Abdul-Karim Behelleh and Malek Ahmad Hazani.
Units of the armed forces targeted gatherings of terrorists in the surrounding of Aleppo Central Prison, the Industrial City, al-Mislmiyeh, handarat, Kafr Hamra, al-Lairamoun, Daret Ezzeh, masaken Hanano, al-Haidariyeh, al-Sakhour, al-Mansoureh, Ebtin, al-Wdeiha, Bustan al-Qasr, al-Breij, Kfarnaha, al-Mashhad and al-Salhiyeh.
In the same context, terrorists’ vehicles equipped with heavy machine guns were destroyed in the areas of Azzan, Andan, al-Kastello, al-Jandoul, Rasm al-Abboud, Kweires, Deir Hafer, al-Atareb and Hreitan in the countryside. Many of the terrorists were killed and others were wounded in the operations.
Terrorists’ infiltration attempt foiled in Daraa
Army units foiled terrorists’ infiltration attempt into Kherbet Ghazaleh village and an endeavor of attacking military checkpoints in Daraa, killing many terrorists and injuring others.
A military source told SANA that an army unit killed eight terrorists, injured others and destroyed a vehicle equipped with a heavy machinegun during targeting armed terrorists groups between Zibeen roundabout and Nasib border crossing.
Another army unit targeted a gathering of terrorists’ vehicles in al-Ghariyeh al-Sharqiyeh where a number of terrorists were killed, others got wounded and their vehicles were completely destroyed.
In Daraa al-Balad, army units killed many terrorists and injured others in the area surrounding Hamza and al-Abbas Mosque, Katakit Building and the Post Office building.
A military source told SANA that the army killed and injured scores of terrorists in the areas of Daraa al-Balad and Otman in Daraa.
The source added that the army also destroyed two vehicles equipped with heavy machineguns.
Heavy losses inflicted upon terrorists in Homs
Army units killed dozens of terrorists in the several villages near Talbisa and al-Dar al-Kabira towns. A army unit foiled a terrorists’ infiltration attempt from al-Ameriyeh towards Tal Amri village, killing many terrorists and injuring others.
Army inflicts heavy losses upon terrorists in Idleb countryside
A military source told SANA that an army unit killed and injured a number of terrorists, including non-Syrians terrorist groups’ leaders, destroying 4 heavy vehicles, two rocket launchers and a number of pick-up cars in Deir Sonbul town in al-Zaweiyeh mountain in Idleb countryside.
Terrorists killed while rigging car bomb in Idleb
A car bomb went off while terrorists were rigging it in Bannesh area in Idleb countryside, resulting in the death of a number of terrorists.
In another context, the army units targeted terrorists’ dens and gatherings in Mar’ian, al-Ensha’at area, Maar Tamsaren, Taftanaz, the area surrounding al-Arba’een mountain, al-Rami and Bzabour in the countryside, killing and injuring scores of terrorists, in addition to destroying their warehouses.