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Syrian Provinces, 12/12/2012 – A unit of the Armed Forces on Wednesday clashed with an armed terrorist group in Joret al-Shayyah neighborhood in Homs.

SANA reporter quoted a source in the province as saying that scores of terrorists, including snipers and machinegun shooters, were killed and others were wounded in the clashes.

In Homs countryside, an Armed Forces unit destroyed a gathering of terrorists north of al-Mustafa Mosque in the town of al-Rastan, inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists.

In the village of al-Ghanto in Telbiseh countryside, an Armed forces unit destroyed 8 cars, some of which were equipped with heavy machineguns, which were used by terrorists to move around and transport weapons and munitions.

Another unit destroyed 4 cars equipped with machineguns along with the terrorists inside them in al-Nsasirye in Teldo area.

Terrorists’ Hideout Stormed in Damascus, Explosive Devices Workshop Discovered in Daraya, Damascus Countryside

The security authorities stormed an armed terrorist group’s hideout in a neighborhood in Damascus, killing all of its members.

The leader of the terrorist group, Iyad Ibrahim al-Dabbas, was identified among the dead.

An army unit  discovered a workshop for manufacturing explosive devices near al-Furn roundabout in Daraya city in Damascus Countryside.

An official source told SANA reporter that the army unit seized tens of explosive devices that were ready for remote detonation inside the workshop, in addition to materials and tools used by terrorists to make explosives.

The source added that another unit of the Armed Forces foiled terrorists’ attempt to detonate two explosive devices near al-Bashaer al-Arabiya Kindergarten in al-Kournish area in Daraya. It indicated that one of the explosive devices weighed 30 kg and it was planted at the entrance of the kindergarten while the second explosive device, weighing 50 kg, was planted on the street adjacent  to the kindergarten.

In Darayya, an Armed Forces units eliminated a number of terrorists including Abdelmajid Shamshan, Munir al-Muwadamani, Maamound Ghabash, and Nazih Ashour.

The Armed Forces also destroyed a number of terrorist hideouts along with the terrorists, weapons and munitions inside them in Douma and Harasta. The terrorists killed in these operations include Mahmoud al-Rayes and Mohammad Elewa, two leaders of terrorist groups, along with Anwar al-Boushi, Mohammad Abu Taqiya, and five snipers.

In an operation in Sheba’a, the Armed Forces killed or injured a number of terrorists and destroyed a van loaded with weapons, munitions and terrorist near Aqraba.

After investigations and surveillance, an Armed Forces unit dealt with an armed terrorist group in the eastern part of al-Ghouta, eliminating its members including the group’s leader Tahsin Barakat.

Armed Forces Units Eliminate Terrorists in Aleppo and Its Countryside

A source in Aleppo province said that Armed Forces units destroyed terrorist hideouts and gatherings in Aleppo countryside, specifically in the areas of Babnes, al-Huwaydi farm in al-Maslamiye, near Amrit company, al-Qarya Mosque in Handarat, and Ibn Hayyan School in Hreitan, eliminating large numbers of terrorists and injuring others.

Other units targeted gatherings of terrorists near Aalam al-Sehr complex, al-Rashidin in al-Zarbeh, Qabtan al-Jabal, the Great Mosque in Mare’a, the cemetery in Kafer Da’ael, and enar the finance department and the municipality building in al-Safira.

The Armed Forces also destroyed eight vehicles along with terrorist inside them in Tal Rahhal and carried out several operations in Daret Azza.

In Aleppo city, Armed Forces units killed Ala’a al-Za’im, a leader of a terrorist group, alogn with several members of his group in the Castello area, in addition to destroying a missile launcher in Busta al-Basha near Saad bin Muaz, and a gathering of terrorists in al-Lairamoun near the bus stations area and Marketna mall.

Other units also targeted gatherings of Terrorists in Bani Zeid, Hanano housings, the Old City near Aleppo Citadel, and the schools of Zhuhair bin Abi Sulma and Zakariya al-Qawwas.

Terrorists’ Hideouts Destroyed, Terrorists Killed in Idleb Countryside

Military units carried out last night and early morning today several qualitative operations, destroying terrorists’ hideouts and killing dozens of the terrorists inside of them in Idleb countryside.

An official source told SANA reporter that the bodies of the terrorists Mohammad Abdul Rahman Shuheim and Abi al-Nour al-Sibaei were identified among the killed as a result of the operations carried out in Sarja, Khan al-Subul and Saraqeb towns.

The source added that the military units destroyed several terrorists’ hideouts completely in Sarmin, Taranba, Ein al-Sooda, al-Janoudiyeh and al-Ghassaniyeg in Jisr al-Shugour countryside. The Armed Forces are continuing hunting the armed terrorist groups in al-Hamediyeh and Maaret al-Numaan in Idleb Province according to the source.

An Armed Forces unit clashed with an armed terrorist group that attempted to attack an army checkpoint at Kafer Najd bridge in Ariha area, with the clash resulting in the killing of four terrorists including Ahmad Rahhal and injuring others.

An Armed Forces unit targeted a terrorist gathering in al-Bara, killing a number of terrorists and destroying their machinegun-equipped vehicles.

Another unit targeted a gathering of terrorists in the town of al-Maghara, killing 28 terrorists and wounding many others, while yet another unit targeted a terrorist gathering in the town of Shannan, killing a number of terrorists including Sallouh Obeid, Mohammad al-Sayyed and Khaled al-Bek.

Five Explosive Devices Dismantled in Hama Province

Army engineering  units dismantled five explosive devices rigged for detonation that were planted on al-Twayna bridge in al-Sqailibiye area in Hama province.

A source in the province told SANA’s reporter that the devices ranged in weight from 25 to 30 kilograms.