The Army Strikes Hard on Terrorists’ Gatherings
An official source told SANA reporter that an army unit carried out a special operation in al-Beiraqdar neighborhood in Hijeira town that resulted in the killing of a number of terrorists.
Terrorist Nasim al-Jamili from Iraq was identified among the dead.
The source added that numbers of terrorists were killed and their weapons were destroyed in al-Husseiniyeh town.
An army unit chased members of a terrorist group in al-Fakhoureh area in Wadi Barada market and killed most of them, while another army unit carried out killed four terrorists, including two snipers, in Daraya city.
A unit of the armed forces clashed with an armed terrorist group in Harasta city and killed a number of them, while another unit clashed with an armed terrorist group in Jobar and eliminated all its members and destroyed their weapons.
Also in Damascus Countryside, a military source said that Army units assumed control of al-Abbadeh area and the surrounding farms in the eastern Ghouta region, and the Armed Forces continued to advance in the town of Jarba from three points and seized control of vital areas around the town in order to cut off supplies from terrorists and encircle them.
Damascus-Daraa Highway Cleared of Terrorists
A military source said that Damascus-Daraa international highway is safe and the Army is working on securing it thoroughly.
The source added that the army is clearing the areas near the highway as large numbers of terrorists were killed in the area of Kherbat Gazaleh, stressing that the army has put an end to the acts committed by the armed terrorist groups in the area.
Earlier, a terrorist group affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization had blocked the international highway near the town of Kherbat Ghazaleh.
An Armed Forces unit clashed with terrorists from Jabhet al-Nusra who were committing robberies and theft in the town of Jassem in Daraa countryside, injuring a number of them and killing others, including a Saudi called Ammar al-Shemmari and a Kuwaiti called Mahmoud al-Mtairi, both of which were leaders in Jabhet al-Nusra and responsible for manufacturing explosives.
Car Bomb Seized near Police Station on Homs-Damascus Road
The competent authorities on Saturday seized a car loaded with improvised explosive devices near a police station in al-Brig on Homs-Damascus highway.
An official source told SANA reporter that the weight of the seized explosives was estimated at 600 kg.
Attempt to Detonate Explosive Device Attached to Car in al-Qassaa Foiled
An engineering unit foiled terrorists’ attempt to blow up an explosive device that was attached to a private car in al-Qassa quarter, Damascus.
A source at the Police Command told SANA reporter that terrorists attached the explosive device to a private car of Sham type parking near al-Jad restaurant in King Faisal street in al-Qassa in Damascus.
Heavy Machineguns and Anti-aircraft Gun Destroyed in Aleppo
Terrorists groups in Aleppo continue to suffer heavy losses at the hands of the army units which carried out today several operations that resulted in destroying amounts of weapons and ammunition in the terrorists’ dens.
SANA reporter quoted an official source as saying that numbers of terrorists were killed and others were injured to the north of the electricity company in al-Sheikh Saeed area and near al-Tawabeen Mosque and at the entrance of Handarat camp.
A heavy machinegun and various types of weapons and ammunition were destroyed in the aforementioned areas.
The source also mentioned that units of the armed forces killed a number of terrorists in the surrounding of the industrial City, the Free Zone, the glass factory and al-Zira’a area.
The army members destroyed the terrorists’ equipment and weapons, including a 23 mm caliber anti-aircraft gun, a heavy machinegun and a number of cars loaded with weapons and ammunition, the source added.
In Minnegh town, an army unit killed members of an armed terrorist group and injured others in al-Alqamiyeh area and near the Agricultural Research Center.
Other terrorists were killed near al-Daqaq factory and to the south of Ibrahim al-Khalil Mosque in Khan al-Assal. A car loaded with weapons and ammunition was destroyed in the area.
The Army Units Confront Terrorists in Many Areas in Idleb
Units of the armed forces continued targeting the gatherings and dens of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the countryside of Idleb.
SANA reporter quoted an official source as saying that the army units destroyed weapons and equipment the terrorists had been using in their criminal acts in the surrounding of al-Fanar restaurant in Jabal al-Arabaeen area.
Many terrorists were killed and others were injured in the town of Kfarlata and the city of Ariha that are affiliated to Jabal al-Arbaeen area.
The source added that units of the armed forces destroyed terrorists’ dens, along with the weapons and ammunition inside, in the towns of Ein al-Qasab, Mashmashan, Qatroun, al-Najiyeh, Ein al-Barideh, Bazit, Darkoush, Heish, Tall Salmo, Um Jreen, al-Buweiti, al-Tur’eh and Mseibin.
In the same context, members of a terrorist group were eliminated near M’atrem town on Ariha-Jisr al-Shughour road, while army units continue pursuing terrroists in the surrounding of the brick factory and al-Shabibeh camp.
In the city of Saraqeb, an army unit killed and injured several terrorists affiliated to the so-called ‘al-Tawhid Brigade’ in the surrounding of the Pullman garage. The terrorists’ weapons and equipment were seized.
A military source told SANA reporter that the army units targeted terrorists’ gatherings near Abu al-Dohour and in the areas of Tal Salmo and al-Tar’a in Idleb countryside, inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists and destroying their weaponry and vehicles.
Terrorists Killed in Hama
In the meantime, an army unit eliminated members of an armed terrorist group in Jub al-Ahmar village in the countryside of Hama and destroyed their weapons, which included heavy machineguns.
Army Eliminates Terrorists, Destroys their Weapons in Deir Ezzor
The Army units continued pursuing the armed teorrist groups in several neighborhoods in Deir Ezzor city and killed scores of them.
An official source told SANA reporter that a unit of the armed forces destroyed a terrorist gathering in al-Sinaa neighborhood, while another unit eliminated an armed terrorist group at al-Siyasieh bridge.
Fighting between Two Terorist groups in Bab-Hud in Homs Kills Many Terrorists
A fight between two armed terrorist groups in Bab0Hud neighborhood in Homs led to killing the majority of the two groups members.
An official source told SANA reporter that the terrorists used various weapons during the fight which led to killing most of them.
SANA – 11/5/2013