Army thwarts terrorists’ ammunition transfer attempts, kills dozens
Members of armed terrorist groups continue to suffer severe losses at the hands of the army soldiers as dozens of them are getting killed and their weapons destroyed, in addition to foiling their infiltration attempts and other attempts to transfer ammunition in boats.
Terrorists’ infiltration attempt into al-Ensha’at area foiled in Damascus Countryside
An army unit confronted an armed terrorist group’s infiltration attempt from Dahrat al-Mistah in Bazeh into al-Ensha’at area in Damascus countryside.
A military source told SANA reporter that most of the terrorists were killed during the operation.
A military source told SANA that a unit of the army eradicated an armed terrorist group and destroyed 6 cars equipped with heavy machineguns and loaded with weapons and ammunition in al-Dumir area in Damascus countryside
Army eliminates terrorists in Homs countryside
A unit of the armed forces on Wednesday eliminated scores of terrorists, seized 4 boats and destroyed others loaded with ammunition in al-Rastan lake in Homs countryside.
An official source in the province told SANA reporter that the terrorists were using the boats to smuggle ammunition to the armed terrorist groups in al-Rastan and al-Hula areas.
The source added that a machinegun shooter was killed in the framework of hunting armed terrorist groups in Bab Hud neighborhood in Homs city.
Citizen martyred in blast of bomb attached to his car in Damascus Countryside
A citizen was martyred Thursday in a blast of an explosive device terrorists had earlier attached to a car at Deir Ali intersection in al-Keswa area in Damascus Countryside.
A source at the Police Command in the province told SANA reporter that terrorists detonated the explosive device once the driver got on the car, which caused his immediate death.
The car was completely burned, the source added.
Citizen martyred in terrorist attack in village in Homs
Meanwhile, a citizen was martyred and his wife was injured in a terrorist attack by rocket shells on Ein al-Dananir village in al-Mishrfeh area, east of Homs.
Army seizes control of al-Sbeineh area and Ghazal in Damascus Countryside
Army units on Thursday gained full control over the towns of al-Sbeineh al-Kubra, al-Sbeineh al-Sughra and Ghazal in Damascus Countryside province, having got rid of the terrorists’ last gatherings in these towns, a military sourec said.
Other areas had been brought under the army’s contol during the past month including al-Husseiniyeh, al-Zyabiyeh and al-Bweida.
A field officer told SANA reporter that gaining control over these three towns is a new strategic achievement for the Syrian army in completely getting rid of the armed terrorist groups in the southern and the western Ghoutas, as it paves the way for taking over al-Hajar al-Aswad area.
The officer added that eliminating terrorists’ gatherings in al-Sbeineh area means destroying a major launch pad they used for smuggling weapons and ammunition and accessing to the eastern Ghouta.
He pointed out that large numbers of terrorists were killed, dens were destroyed and a big number of explosives and mines were dismantled in that targeted area during operations that took nine consecutive days.
Some terrorists fled towards al-Hajar al-Aswad area, a neighboring area to al-Sbeineh, the officer added.
SANA (R.Milhem/H.Said) – 07/11/2013