Syrian Arab Army units, backed by the Syrian army air force, on Thursday continued the military operations against dens and positions of the Takfiri terrorists in different areas across the country, inflicting heavy losses upon them in the arms and personnel.
A military source affirmed that a number of dens and gatherings of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists were destroyed in the continued military operation carried out by the army against the Takfiri terrorism in the western countryside of Damascus.
The source told SANA that army units on Thursday morning carried out bombardments against positions of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Khan al-Sheeh and to the west of Bir(well) al-Afaei in the western countryside.
The source added that a number of terrorists were killed, others were injured and many of their dens and an amount of their arms and ammunition were destroyed.
Army units directed artillery strikes on the gatherings and fortified sites for Jabhat al-Nusra in Jobatha al-Khashab village and the woodlands surrounding it in the countryside of Quneitra, according to SANA reporter.
The reporter pointed out that an arms cache and two vehicles were destroyed during the strikes in addition to killing and injuring a number of terrorists in the village.
He added that more than 15 terrorists were killed and others injured and their weapons and ammunition were destroyed in the woodlands surrounding Jobatha al-Khashab village.
An army unit bombarded ISIS terrorist’s positions and vehicles towards Toloul al-Swwana, about 90 km east of Homs city in Homs province.
The army inflicted heavy losses upon the ISIS terrorist organization, killing and injuring a number of its members.
In the northern countryside of the province, the army targeted Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists’ positions in the villages of al-Farhanyia and Ein Hussein al-Janoubi, about 30 km of Homs.
A number of terrorists were killed and their vehicles and gatherings were destroyed, according to the source.
Meanwhile, a number of terrorists were killed and many vhicles, equipped with machine guns were destroyed in army’s concentrated operations against their gatherings in Kfar Laha, Sa’an, Ghantu and Housh al-Taleb in Homs Countryside.
Army units bombarded Jaish al-Fateh terrorist’s gatherings and positions in the
villages of al-Mansourah and Khawabi al-Assal and al-Rashindin 4 and 5 areas in the western countryside f Aleppo province.
The army killed and injured a number of terrorists and destroyed a number of their hideouts and vehicles.
The source added that the army destroyed one of the main positions of Jaish al-Fateh after targeting their sites in Khan al-Assal town, about 12 km southwest of Aleppo city.
The army air force targeted Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist’s supply routes and vehicle convoys in Hraitan, Kafr Hamra to the north of Aleppo city, destroying the terrorists’ armored vehicles, and SUVs, some equipped with machineguns.
At least 26 ISIS terrorists were killed in operations carried out by the army in Deir Ezzor Province.
The army personnel defending Deir Ezzor Military Airport on Thursday morning clashed with terrorist groups affiliated to the ISIS after they infiltrated towards the eastern barricade of the Airport.
At least six terrorists were killed in the clashes and their vehicles and arms were destroyed.
Army units also carried out bombardments against hotbeds and positions of the ISIS terrorists in al-Sina’a neighborhood, al-Taim oil field and al-Jafra crossing, killing at least 20 terrorists.
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