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- 50 towns and villages in Homs eastern countryside join cessation of hostilities agreement
- Terrorists targeted in Deir Ezzor and Homs, a command center destroyed in Daraa
- Army kills terrorists, destroys their vehicles in Hama and Homs
- Medicine shipment from Cuba arrives in Damascus
- The army targets terrorists in Damascus countryside
50 towns and villages in Homs eastern countryside join cessation of hostilities agreement
(Homs) ~ In the framework of local reconciliations, fifty towns and villages from the eastern countryside of Homs joined the cessation of hostilities agreement.
The reconciliation process was announced during a meeting in al-Rayan village to the east of Homs city in cooperation with the Hmeimim-based Russian Coordination Center in the presence of a number of elders and leaders of clans.
Commander of the central region said during the meeting that the local reconciliations in Homs form a step towards to achieve the comprehensive national reconciliation in the entire territory of Syria, hailing the exerted efforts of Hmeimim-based Russian Coordination Center within the framework of local reconciliations as well as the efforts of the elders of the eastern area in Homs.
In turn, Head of Hmeimim-based Russian Coordination Center Sergey Schwarkov affirmed the importance of the reconciliation to restore peace and security to Syria, thanking the elders of the local community in the villages of Homs eastern countryside for their role in achieving reconciliation.
According to Hmeimim-based Russian Coordination Center, around 486 villages and towns had joined to the cessation of hostilities agreement since it came into force on 27th of February.
Syrian Army repels terrorist attack on military academies in Aleppo, targets terrorists in other provinces
(5 August 2016) ~ Military operations against terrorist organizations continued on Friday, with Army and Armed Forces units and the Syrian Air Force targeting terrorists’ positions around the country, leaving many of their members dead and their equipment destroyed, while in Aleppo the army managed to repel a wide-scale attack by terrorists on the military academies area.
Army repels wide-scale terrorist attack on military academies in Aleppo, inflicts heavy losses upon terrorists
A military source said that Army and Armed Forces units operating to the south and southwest of Aleppo, in cooperation with supporting forces, managed to contain the wide-scale attack carried out by terrorist groups on Friday evening in the direction of the military academies, inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists.
The source asserted that Army and Armed Forces units reinforced their positions in the perimeter of the military academies southwest of Aleppo, targeting terrorist groups with precision strikes, destroying 3 vehicles rigged with explosives, 6 tanks, and a number of vehicles equipped with artillery and machineguns, in addition to eliminating more than 300 terrorists in the farms area south of the military academies.
The source also said that the Syrian Air Force crushed concentrations of terrorists and destroyed scores of their vehicles along with the terrorists on board in the areas between Khan Touman and the military academies, al-Hikma School and the academies, Bazo hill and the academies, al-Zarba and Aleppo city, and Oram al-Kubra and Aleppo city.
In the same context, Director of the Aero-Technical Academy in Aleppo Brig. Gen. Deeb Bazzi confirmed on Friday evening that the terrorist attack carried out by terrorist organizations on the military academies area southwest of Aleppo has been repelled, and that heavy losses have been inflicted on terrorists.
In a phone call with the Syrian TV on Friday evening, Bazzi said that terrorists were driven away from the perimeter of the academies and that they sustained heavy losses, asserting that he is in his office, that the rest of the officers are in their respective positions, and that they are capable of repelling any attack, asserting that the morale of officers, soldiers, and supporting forces are very high.
In a similar call, Director of the Aerial Preparation Academy Brig. General Hamada Murad said that the terrorist attack began at 2:45 PM, with the terrorists using all sorts of weapons including car bombs and rocket launchers.
Murad affirmed readiness to repel terrorists and wage counterattacks, adding “they won’t enter any military unit unless it’s over our dead bodies.”
On a relevant note, SANA reporter in Aleppo asserted earlier that there’s no truth to rumors circulated by some malicious TV channels about terrorists establishing control over the Arming Academy south of Aleppo, and that all these rumors are completely baseless.
Earlier on Friday, the Syrian Air Force launched 23 air strikes on gatherings, sites and vehicle convoys of terrorists in Aleppo countryside, killing tens of terrorists and destroying several positions, armored cars, vehicles loaded with arms and ammunition and car bombs, according to a military source.
Army units, supported by Syrian Air Force and army’s artillery, thwarted terrorist infiltration attempts on a number of military checkpoints on the axes of the academy to the southwest of Aleppo, killing many terrorists and destroying tens of armored vehicles.
The Syrian Air Force eliminated terrorist groups who were escaping the clashes area to the southwest of Aleppo city.
Huge stash of US-made weapons found in terrorist-held Aleppo district
The source confirmed that two command centers and four vehicles for Jabhat al-Nusra -linked terrorist groups were destroyed during army operations in different areas in Daraa province.
SANA reporter quoted the source as saying that an army unit carried out earlier today an operation targeting terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra in al-Hammadin neighborhood and al-Nazihin camp in Daraa al-Balad area in Daraa city.
The operation resulted in the death of many terrorists and the destruction of two command centers and three vehicles.
The source mentioned that the terrorists Hassan Abazid, a field leader, Ghassan al-Salamat, Tawfiq al-Naasan, Thaer Bajbouj, Abdul-Mun’em Mahamid and Amer Mahmoud al-Zarqali were identified among the dead.
The fourth vehicle was destroyed, along with an artillery position, in an army operation that targeted terrorist groups in the surroundings of al-Ghariyeh al-Gharbiyeh in the northeastern countryside of Daraa province.
According to the source, the vehicle was equipped with a machine gun.
Later, the source said the army units destroyed a cannon position and killed more Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Daraa al-Balad and Daraa al-Mahatta.
An army unit in cooperation with the popular defense groups targeted and destroyed Thursday evening a bulldozer for terrorists on al-Hamidiyeh-Jebbata al-Khashab road in the northern countryside of Quneitra province.
According to SANA reporter, the terrorists driving the bulldozer were involved in setting up fortifications when they were hit.
The vehicle was destroyed and all the terrorists at the site were killed or injured.
Other army operations targeted dens and positions for terrorist groups in the vicinity of al-Alam roundabout along the eastern entrance of Quneitra city.
SANA reporter confirmed that the operations left a number of terrorists dead or injured and their weapons and ammunition destroyed.
Army units, in cooperation with popular defense groups, foiled ISIS terrorist attack on a number of military posts in Tal Barok area to the northwest of Deir Ezzor city, killing more than 150 terrorists and destroying 4 vehicles equipped with 23 mm machineguns.
A military source stated that a camp for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists along with 4 vehicles equipped with machineguns and artillery were destroyed west of Oum Hartain in the southern countryside of Idleb, adding that 28 terrorists were killed as well.
A military source said that an Army and Armed Forces unit targeted a gathering of terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra terror organization in al-Tamani’a town in Hama’s northern countryside, eliminating 9 terrorists including one of the organization’s leaders who was nicknamed “Abu al-Bara’a al-Chami,”and destroying a number of vehicles equipped with machineguns.
Legal status of 500 wanted persons in Daraa and its countryside settled
(4 August 2016) ~ Regularization of 500 people in Daraa and its countryside in the framework of local reconciliations and take advantage of the amnesty decree
Legal status of 256 wanted persons settled in Daraa
(4 August 2016) ~ The legal status of 256 wanted persons and draft dodgers was settled on Thursday in Daraa city and the areas of Izraa’, al-Sanamain and al-Mesmieh town in Daraa province, according to a source in Daraa governorate.
Increasing numbers of wanted persons and draft dodgers have been seeking a settlement of their legal status recently following the issuance of the amnesty decree no. 15 for the year 2016, pledging to not get involved in any act that might harm the homeland’s security again.
Syrian Army units kill scores of terrorists in the southwestern countryside of Aleppo province
Syrian army heavy military operations on terrorists’ dens continue across the country
(4 August 2016) ~ The Syrian Army, backed by the air force, on Thursday continued heavy military operations on the fortified positions of the terrorist groups, inflicting heavy losses upon them in personnel and equipment.
A military source said that scores of positions and vehicles for terrorist groups were destroyed during sorties by the Syrian Army Air Force against the axes of their movements in Aleppo, Homs, Hama and Idleb countryside.
The source explained in a statement to SANA that Syria’s army Air force carried out 26 sorties during which 101 strikes were directed against gatherings, positions and axes of movements of terrorist groups, killing scores of terrorists.
Army units in cooperation with the allied forces under air cover by the Syrian warplanes clashed with a terrorist group affiliated to the so-called Jaish al-Fateh which infiltrated to some military posts south west Aleppo.
The clashes ended by foiling the attack, destroying vehicles of terrorists, killing a number of them and hunting their remnants in thearea.
The warplanes destroyed depots and two positions for Jabhat al-Nusrra terrorists in Khan al-Assal, Khan Touman and Uram al-Kubra and killed a number of them and injured others.
The military source said that air strikes targeted axes of movements of the so-called Jaish al-Fateh and destroyed a number of their vehicles in Kafar Hamra and al Mansoura in the southern and western countryside.
Takfiri terrorist organizations acknowledged that more than 120 of their members were killed, including leaders in the southern countryside of Aleppo during the past two days, whereas field reports affirmed that more than 800 terrorists were killed and hundreds others were injured including a number of Turkistan Islamic Party members.
Units of the army and armed forces carried out an operation against gatherings of the ISIS terrorist organization in the eastern countryside of Homs central province.
A military source told SANA that units of the army destroyed hotbeds of the ISIS terrorists in the villages of Sallam Gharbi and Unq al-Hawa, 73 km to the east of Homs City.
Army units also destroyed ISIS gatherings and hideouts in Sallam Gharbi and Unq al-Hawa in the eastern countryside of Homs.
Another army unit destroyed a position and a depot for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Kafar Lahha village in the northern countryside of Homs.
Syrian army air force destroyed ISIS vehicles, some equipped with machineguns and loaded with terrorists east of Khanaser town in the northeastern outskirts of Hama province.
The army killed a number of the ISIS members and injured others after targeting their gatherings and movement axes east of the town.
A military source said that mortar launchers and vehicles for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists were destroyed and a number of terrorists were killed and others were injured in Daraa al-Balad where terrorists launch their attacks with shells on nearby neighborhoods and villages.
The source added in a statement to SANA that an army unit directed concentrated strikes on two terrorist groups whose members were fortifying positions, sweeping away the land and destroying houses in al-Abbasiyeh and Daraa al-Mahatta neighborhoods.
Most of the terrorists in both terrorist groups were killed along with their criminal tools which were destroyed.
Another army unit destroyed mortar launchers and motorcycles for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists and killed a number of them in various areas in Daraa al-Balad.
Later on Thursday, an army unit killed a number of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists and injured others during strikes against their gatherings to the east of al-Omari Mosque and east the post office building in Daraa al-Balad.
An army unit carried out a military operation against a terrorist group in the ruined part of Quneitra city, destroying a vehicle equipped with a machinegun and killing or injuring many of the terrorists.
A field source told SANA that an army unit in cooperation with popular defense groups in Khan Arnaba destroyed a terrorists’ tunnel near Abu Shabta site on al-Hamidiyeh-Jebbata al-Khashab road in the northern countryside of the Province.
The source added that destroying the tunnel will help block the road the terrorists use for transferring weapons and ammunition and for their movement as well as their targeting the residential neighborhoods in al-Baath city.
An army unit thwarted two ISIS terrorist attacks on Tal Zalfaa and Abu Harat
village in the northeastern countryside of Sweida province.
An army unit clashed with armed terrorist groups which attempted to infiltrate from al-Badia towards the village of Abu Harat and Tal Zalfaa, about 50 km northeast of Sweida city.
The source added that the army destroyed ISIS vehicles, some equipped with machineguns and killed and injured most of terrorists.
Units of Army, in cooperation with popular defense groups, established control on Housh al-Farah village in eastern Ghouta and pursued remnants of terrorists who fled into the direction of Housh Nasri.
With this new progress, the army became nearly only 6 km away from Douma, one of the biggest dens of terrorists in Eastern Ghouta.
Earlier, army units retaliated the breach of the cessation of hostilities agreement by terrorists and target a number of their positions and gatherings in the eastern Ghouta in Damascus countryside.
An army unit destroyed one of the gatherings of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization in Khan al-Shih in Damascus countryside.
The army units targeted the terrorist organizations’ positions in the eastern Ghouta (al-Ghouta al-Sharqiyeh).
The army inflicted heavy losses upon the terrorist organizations in personnel and equipment, killing and injuring a number of their members.
The Syrian army deals blow to terrorists in Aleppo, kills hundreds of them
(3 August 2016) ~ The Army and Armed Forces on Wednesday continued targeting positions and vehicles of terrorists from ISIS and other terror organizations across the country, with the Syrian Air Force destroying ISIS positions and vehicles in Deir Ezzor.
Army units in south west Aleppo thwarted an infiltration attempt by terrorist groups, inflicting heavy losses in personnel and munitions upon them at a time when the Syrian Air Force destroyed many gatherings for them and killed a number of them in various areas in Aleppo countryside.
A military source said in a statement to SANA that army units thwarted many infiltration attempts by terrorist groups south west Aleppo, killing scores of them, injuring others and destroying their ammunition.
Syria’s Army Air Force carried out 20 sorties during which 100 strikes were directed against terrorists gatherings in Khan al-Asal, al-Mansoura, Mehrata, al-Zurba,Dahret Abed Rabu, Khan Touman, Uram al-Kubra in Aleppo countryside, the source added, noting that the strikes destroyed gatherings of terrorists and killed a number of them and injured others.
Syrian and Russian army air forces targeted convoys of terrorists south west of Aleppo and destroyed three positions for them in Khan Touman, al-Zurbeh and Qabtan al-Jabal areas.
Earlier, Syrian Air Force launched 100 airstrikes on terrorists’ gatherings in the areas of Khan al-Assal, al-Mansoura, Maarata, al-Zarba, FDahrit Abed Rabah, Khan Touman and Oram al-Kobra in the countryside of Aleppo.
Army units thwarted infiltration attempts by terrorist groups to the south west of Aleppo and killed scores of them.
Terrorist organizations acknowledge death of 64 terrorists in Aleppo southern countryside
Terrorist organizations acknowledged the death of 64 of their members, including some of their leaders, in Aleppo’s southern countryside during the past 24 hours.
The terrorist organizations said on their websites that scores of their members were killed, including the deputy of the military official of southern Aleppo countryside in Ahrar al-Cham movement Abu Bakr al-Shami, and terrorists Abu Hamza al-Shami, Mohammad Hassan al-Khateeb, Haitham al-Darweesh, and Mohammad Abdul-Qder Jababini who were field leaders in al-Jabha al-Chamia, al-Cham legion, and Jaish al-Fateh terrorist organizations.
Terrorist organizations also admitted that a Lebanese terrorist nicknamed “Abu Sabri” who was affiliated to “al-Tahreer party” was killed along with tens of terrorists from al-Jabha al-Chamia, Jaish al-Islam, al-Cham legion, the Northern Battalion, and Ahrar al-Cham movement terror organizations.
An army unit thwarted an attack attempt on a military post in Homs countryside killing a number of terrorists and injuring others.
The army unit thwarted the an attack on a military post east Talbeeseh city in the northern countryside of Homs, killing a number of terrorists, injuring others and destroying their arms and ammunition.
A unit of the army and the armed forces destroyed a vehicle belonging to terrorists from the so-called “Jaish al-Fateh” loaded with arms and ammunition in the countryside of Hama central province.
A military source told SANA that a unit of the army and the armed forces carried out concentrated bombardments on the supply routes and positions of the terrorists, destroying a machinegun-equipped vehicle loaded with a huge amount of arms and ammunition towards al-Zara in the southern countryside of Hama
A military source said that the Syrian Air Force destroyed three positions and vehicles equipped with machineguns and carrying weapons and ammunition for ISIS terrorists in al-Morey’ieh, al-Boghail’yeh, and to the south of the Panorama and al-Jneineh in Deir Ezzor.
Sources on the ground told SANA that ISIS “Emir” of Husseiniyeh village, terrorist Turki al-Hassa’a, was killed along with seven of his companions in a military operation by the Army and Armed Forces.
A number of terrorists were killed and others were injured in precise operations carried out by units of the Army and Armed Forces in Daraa province.
A military source told SANA that an army unit on Wednesday morning carried out intensive strikes against a terrorist group positioned near al-Bahhar cemetery in Daraa al-Balad area.
The source added that most of the terrorist group’s members were killed in the strikes, others were injured, and a number of their vehicles and equipment were destroyed.
Another army unit destroyed a den of terrorists in the area surrounding al-Thaila hill in the western part of Daraa city.
Meanwhile, most members of terrorist group linked to Jabhat al-Nusra were killed to the southeast of Khazan al-Karak in Daraa al-Balad, according to the source.
Another army unit destroyed terrorists’ fortified positions to the east of the Electricity Institution, killing a number of terrorists and inuring others in the vicinity of Bosra Square in Daraa al-Mahata area.
A unit of the Army and Armed Forces carried out an operation against a gathering of the ISIS terrorists in the eastern countryside of Sweida province, inflicting heavy losses upon them in the arms and personnel.
A military source told SANA that two of the ISIS vehicles were destroyed in the operation, one of them equipped with heavy machinegun, and a number of terrorists were killed in al-Muftira town in the eastern countryside of the province.
An Army and Armed Forces unit, in cooperation with public defense forces, clashed with terrorists who approached from the direction of Mashara village towards a military posts in Tal al-Bazaq in Quneitra countryside.
A source on the ground told SANA on Wednesday that the clashes ended with killing a number of terrorists, including the terrorists’ leader Yosef Hamdan, and injuring others.
A 14.5mm machinegun used by the terrorists was also destroyed during the clashes with a guided missile along with the terrorists who were operating it, including terrorist Abu Bakr Mashara.
Another army unit destroyed with a rocket a position for terrorists on the road of al-Hamadaniyeh / al-Hurriyeh to the west of al-Baath city, killing a number of terrorists and injuring others.
An arm y unit targeted with two rockets two SUV vehicles for terrorists in Huraira town in Wadi Barada area in Damascus countryside, destroying them completely.
Syrian Army thwarts terrorist attack on Al-Zara power plant in Hama, destroys ISIS positions across country
(2 August 2016) ~ The army units clashed with armed terrorist groups while attempting to attack al-Zara power plant and a number of military posts in the southern countryside of Hama province.
A military source told SANA Tuesday that the army killed a number of terrorists and destroyed weapons and ammunition were in their possession.
In the eastern countryside of the province, the Syrian army air force destroyed ISIS gathering and fortified positions north of al-Mufagar al-Sharqi in the countryside of Salamiyeh.
Takfiri terrorist organizations confessed that scores of their members were killed in the few last hours in southern countryside of Aleppo.
The terrorist organizations on Tuesday published on their social media pages names of more than 56 terrorists, including field military commanders, who were killed south west of Aleppo.
Among the dead terrorists were Abu Mohammad al-Sari, the leader of the incursion groups in Aleppo battle which is affiliated to Ahrar al-Sham terrorist organization, Abu Uthman al-Hamwi and Abu Shuaib al-Hamwi, the military leaders of Ahrar al-Sham- affiliated ” Jaish al-Iman ” terrorist organization, terrorists Mustafa Jumaa, Zaki Tkaika and Mahmoud Fadel.
An army unit targeted the gatherings and hotbeds of the terrorist organizations in al-Nakhleh farms in Daraa al-Balad area in Daraa province.
The army’s operations resulted in killing and injuring a number of terrorists in al-Nakhleh farms and destroying their positions and vehicles equipped with various machineguns.
Another army unit destroyed two command centers for terrorist organizations in al-Arbaein neighborhood and killed several terrorists north of the post building, west al-Umari mosque and east of al-Hamza and al-Abbas mosque in Draa al-Balad.
Army and Armed Forces units engaged during the past few hours in heavy clashes with terrorist groups affiliated to ISIS on the axes of al-Rwad Hill, Furat al-Sham Hotel, Open-Heart Hospital, Water Resources, and Tal Barok, and in the area surrounding al-Baghilia village in the western countryside of Deir Ezzor province.
A source on the ground said that the tens of ISIS members were killed, many others were injured, and 2 tanks, an armored vehicle, a Hummer car, and a 23mm machinegun were destroyed.
Another army unit carried out special operation on the gatherings of ISIS in al-Jnaina village to the west of Deir Ezzor city, killing at least 60 terrorists and destroying their munitions.
Army units also foiled an ISIS terrorist attack in the direction of al-Rashdia and al-Hawika neighborhoods and the Fouad Cinema Street in Deir Ezzor city, killing a group of ISIS suicide terrorists and the leader of the attack, who was known as “Abu Ahmad al-Chami,” and destroying a 57mm cannon and two 14.5 mm machineguns.
ISIS pages on social media sites circulated information about a fight that broke out between the members of the terrorist organization in the villages of al-Kharita and al-Msarab after the failure of their terrorist attack, which resulted heavy losses in their ranks and destroyed several of their vehicles.
SOURCES: Syrian & Russian Military Reports, 2-5 August 2016 By SANA Reporters from the Battlefields: Barry, Ghossoun, Qabas, Reem, Manal, Zain, Sabbagh, al-Frieh, Said ~ Submitted by SyrianPatriots War Press Info Network at: https://syrianfreepress.wordpress.com/2016/08/05/50-towns/ ~ Re-publications are welcome, but we kindly ask you, to facilitate the correct information's diffusion, to cite all these original sources.
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