Army units gain control over Khmais mountain in Lattakia countryside
A military source announced that the army units on Wednesday gained control over Khmais mountain in the northern countryside of Lattakia, after destroying the last terrorists’ dens and gatherings in the mountain.
The source told SANA that the army units destroyed large amounts of terrorists’ weapons and ammunition in the mountain.
It pointed out that an army unit destroyed a terrorists’ warehouse full of rockets, killing several terrorists in al-hylweh village.
Sadiq Khalilo, Mohammad Khaldo, Thaar Khaldo, Nasha’at Hajj Ali, Samir Khalilo, Mahran Khalilo, Mohammad Hussein Tabanja and Mohammad Amen Tabanja were identified among the dead terrorists.
Three Jihadists have been killed by Syrian Army in Lattakia countryside
Abu Obaida al-Mughrabi, one of the fighters of al-Muhajereen battalion, originally from Morocco, come to Syria for “Jihad”, has been shot dead during battles with Syrian Army in Obeen village of Lattakia countryside, according to Syrian Center for Documentation.
Abu Helal al-Libi, one of the fighters of al-Muhajereen battalion, from the Libyan city Derneh, has been killed during bombardments carried out by Syrian Army on strongholds of the battalion in Lattakia countryside.
Syrian Center for Documentation adds that Abu al-Farouq al-Libi the Field leader in al-Muhajereen battalion, from Tripoli city in Libya, has been shot dead by Syrian Army in Obeen village of Lattakia countryside
Syrian Arab Army continue targeting terrorists’ dens and gatherings
Syrian Provinces, 15/8/2013 - A number of armed terrorist groups in the villages and towns of Ein al-Jamajmeh, al-Jaberiyeh and Kweiris al-Gharbi in the countryside of Aleppo were wholly eliminated with all of their members killed on Thursday, a military source said.
The source told SANA reporter that the terrorists’ weapons were also destroyed.
An army unit, the source added, destroyed 4 cars carrying weapons and ammunition for terrorists to the north of Kweiris Airport, while another army unit destroyed terrorists’ gatherings along the equipment and weapons in al-Imam village.
A number of terrorists who had been committing acts of looting and blocking roads were killed on Daret Izza-Aleppo road in the countryside.
Several terrorists’ gatherings were destroyed on al-Atareb-Aleppo road. Mnay of them were killed.
Army units further advance in areas in Damascus Countryside
Army operation continued in Damascus and its countryside, with many terrorist groups’ dens destroyed.
SANA reporter quoted an official source as saying that units of the armed forces achieved a remarkable progress in pursuing terrorists in the towns of al-Diyabiyeh ad al-Husseiniyeh in Damascus Countryside.
The source clarified that the army units carried out a number of operatiosn in the two towns in which they destroyed several dens for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists along with the weapons and ammunition and killed many terrorists.
Bashar Hassan, Mohammad Abo Falleh and Adham Shalash were identified among the killed terrorists.
The source added that a number of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists were killed in Hijjeira town, including Fawz Hamid al-Wakaa, leader of an armed terrorist group.
An army unit clashed with terrorist groups in Harasta, leaving scores of terrorists dead and injured, including Anwar Omar.
Another army unit destroyed a terrorists’ den with the weapons and ammunition inside it in Erbin town.
In Douma city, most members of an armed terrorist group, including its leader Mohammad Eid Haroun, were eliminated in the surrounding of the Industrial City.
Ten 100kg explosive devices found in tunnel in Damascus Countryside
In another context, a unit of the armed forces found a tunnel dug by terrorists in al-Mleiheh town. Ten explosive devices, 100 kg each, were found inside the tunnel.
The army units continued pursuing terrorists and eliminated a terrorist group’s leader in the farms of al-Bahhariyeh and al-Ahmadiyeh. A heavy machine gun and a mortar were destroyed.
A number of terrorists were killed to the southeast of Tishreen Hospital in Barzeh neighborhood in the city of Damascus.
Other terrorists, including a sniper, were killed near a detergents factory in Adra al-Balad in the countryside.
Weapons warehouse destroyed in Deir Ezzor, scores of terrorists killed
in A unit of the armed forces repelled terrorists who were trying to infiltrate from al-Sina’a neighborhood into al-Rasafa neighborhood in the city of Deir Ezzor, an official source said.
The source told SANA reporter that most of the terrorists were killed, including Haroun Obeid al-Mheisin.
Other army units eliminated a number of terrorists in the neighborhoods of al-Jbeileh and al-Hweiqeh and destroyed their weapons and ammunition.
Terrorist Ahmad Khattab al-Rashid was identified among the dead.
The source added that a weapons warehouse for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists was destroyed in al-Sha’tiyat area in the city of Abo Hammam in Deir Ezzor countryside. Scores of terrorists inside the warehouse were killed.
Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists’ dens and gatherings were also destroyed in the towns of Moheissen, al-Shheil and al-Qouriyeh. Heavy losses were inflicted upon the terrorists.
Special operations carried out in Hasaka
Units of the armed forces carried out a number of special operations targeting dens for armed terrorist groups belonging to the so-called ‘Ahrar al-Sham Brigade’, ‘Ansar al-Sharia’ and Ahrar al-Tabqeh’ in the town of al-Tweineh and the areas of al-Madajen and al-Sad al-Gharbi in Hasaka.
An official source told SANA reporter that the operations resulted in killing many of the terrorist groups’ members and destroying their weapons and ammunition. Most of the killed terrorists are non-Syrian.
The source added that an attempt to detonate a 25 kg explosive device planted by terrorists on Amouda-al-Derbassiyeh road in the countryside was foiled.
Terrorist groups targeted in Daraa
Units of the armed forces continued targeting armed terrorist groups in Daraa province, inflicting heavy losses upon their dens and members.
SANA reporter quoted a military source as saying that a number of terrorists’ dens in the town of Nawa, Tseel, al-Basaleh, Sahm al-Golan, Tafas and al-Hareh were destroyed along with the weapons and ammunition inside.
The source added that an army unit chased an armed terrorist group in Tariq al-Sad neighborhood in al-Nazihin camp and clashed with it, leaving many of its members dead and injured.
Terrorists killed, explosive devices detonated in Homs
In Homs, units of the armed forces repelled a group of terrorists who tried to attack a military post in al-Qusour neighborhood, killing and wounding all of them.
A military source told SANA reporter that the army units destroyed a number of dens and gatherings for terrorists in the neighborhoods of Bab Hood, al-Qarabis and Jouret al-Shayah in the city and the towns of Talbiseh, al-Ghanto, al-Dar al-Kabira and al-Rastan. All the weapons inside the dens were destroyed.
Meanwhile, an army unit foiled an attempt by terrorists to detonate 6 explosive devices they ahd planted near Shreifeh village junction on Homs-Palmyra road. The explosive devices were rigged to be detonated by remote control.
Two citizens injured by mortar shell slammed into Tishreen Park
Damascus – Two citizens were injured after a mortar shell slammed into Tishreen park in Damascus.
A source at the police command told SANA that a mortar round,that terrorists fired, fell near a children playground, causing the injury of a worker and a woman, adding that the two injured were transferred to a nearby hospital.