Terrorist groups eliminated, infiltration attempts foiled in several Syrian areas
Army units on Sunday eliminated armed terrorist groups and foiled attempts of blowing up explosives and attacks on military checkpoints in several areas around the country.
Terrorist groups eliminated in Damascus Countryside
Army units confronted terrorists who attempted to attack a military checkpoint on al-Salam Highway connecting Qatana and al-Quneitra in Damascus countryside, killing many terrorists, a military source said.
Other army units destroyed terrorists’ dens in Khan al-Sheeh, Beit Jen farms, Hosh al-Abbasiyeh and Hineh in the Province, the source added.
The source pointed out that a terrorists’ infiltration attempt from al-Hardin village into Kanaker was foiled in a military operation, which resulted in killing most of the terrorists and seizing terrorists’ passports that belong to Jordan and Tunisia, in addition to publications of Jabhat al-Nusra that include instruction on the way of manufacturing explosives, belts, bombs, dynamite and detonators.
A military source told SANA that an army unit killed all members of an armed terrorist group to the northeast of Rankous, in addition to destroying their weapons and equipment. Emad Raslan al-Beitar was identified among the dead.
Terrorists killed, their attempt of blowing up explosives foiled in Daraa
Army units killed several terrorists in Atman town on Damascus-Daraa road and foiled their attempt of detonating a number of explosives, in addition to destroying three machinegun-equipped cars.
Another army unit killed a number of terrorists in the surrounding area of al-Hamza Mosque in Daraa city.
Army inflicts major losses on terrorist groups in Homs
Units of the Syrian Arab Army destroyed terrorist dens and gatherings in the city and countryside of Homs, eradicating several terrorists and wounding others.
A military source told SANA reporter that units of the army eliminated a number of terrorists in Bab Hud neighborhood and pursued an armed terrorist group in al-Qusour neighborhood, killing and injuring many terrorists.
The source added that other army units inflicted major losses on the terrorist gatherings in al-Khaledieh, al-Dar al-Kabira, Kisin and Mahin towns in al-Rastan and killed a number of terrorists.
SANA – 3/11/2013