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#Members_of_terrorist_cell [kidnappers and robbers] arrested in #Hama countryside ~ #drug_dealers arrested in #Hama city ~ #Chief of General Staff inspects #Syrian_army units in Hama’s northern countryside


Member of terrorist cell responsible for kidnapping and armed robbery arrested in Hama countryside

(3 October 2016) ~ The Criminal Security Department in Hama arrested a member of a terrorist cell that had committed acts of armed robbery and kidnapping in Salamyieh City.

Hama Police chief Maj. Gen. Ashraf Taha: based on investigations and information on the existence of a network committing acts of kidnapping and armed robbery in Salamyieh area in the eastern countryside of the province, the Criminal Security Department carried out focused investigations and it was able to find evidence on those who are involved in the aforementioned crimes.

Taha indicated that a member of the terrorist cell was arrested following a stakeout near one of the cell’s hideouts, and an amount of ammunition and a weapon was found in his possession.

He added that the arrested person confessed that he participated in 10 counts of kidnapping and armed robbery against civilians in Salamyieh area, adding that investigations are underway to arrest the rest of his accomplices.


Two drug dealers arrested in Hama

(29 September 2016) ~ The Criminal Security Department in Hama province arrested two members of a gang of drug dealers.

Hama Police chief Maj. Gen. Ashraf Taha: Criminal Security Department in Hama arrested two drug dealers after storming into two dens of a gang in Hama city.

Taha indicated that the drug dealers will be prosecuted after they had confessed to being involved in drug dealing together with other dealers in the province.

He added that investigations are underway to find out the whereabouts of the rest of the gang’s members and their funding sources.

On September 19th, the Criminal Security Department in Hama seized 1000 pills of Captagon in al-Qusour neighborhood in Hama City.


Chief of General Staff inspects army units operating in Hama’s northern countryside

(1 October 2016) ~ Upon the directives of President Bashar al-Assad, Chief of the General Staff of the Army and Armed Forces Gen. Ali Abdullah Ayoub, accompanied by a number of General Command officers, conducted a tour on Saturday during which he inspected the readiness of army units operating in Hama province’s northern countryside.

Ayoub was briefed by field commanders on the nature of the operations carried out against terrorist organizations, monitoring combat activities being carried out in one of the areas.

At the end of his tour, Ayoub provided the soldiers with instructions and stressed the need for them to maintain the highest degree of readiness to carry out their duties in the optimal manner.


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