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Army Units Eliminate Terrorists, Discover Field Hospital and Tunnel with Weapons in Homs
Jun 10, 2013
As part of their ongoing operations against terrorists and their gatherings, the army units killed a number of terrorists and discovered a field hospital and a tunnel containing large quantities of ammunition and weapons in Wadi al-Sayeh and al-Bwaida al-Sharqia on Homs-Damascus road.
An official source told SANA reporter that an army unit eliminated a number of terrorists and tightened its control over residential buildings were used by the terrorists as places for gatherings in the main street in Wadi Al-Sayeh district toward the center of Homs city.
Various amounts of ammunition in one of the tunnels in al-Bwaida al-Sharqia were found during the process of removal of the armed terrorist groups' remnants.
A field hospital containing stolen medical equipment, drugs and weapons in the park of the dreams city on Damascus-Homs road was also discovered.
The source noted that another army unit killed most members of an armed terrorist group that had been perpetrating acts of looting, killing and blocking roads on one of the agricultural roads near Gander village,destroyed two heavy guns in their possession and arrested others.
A den for terrorists was destroyed with all weapons inside it including a heavy machine gun and a mortar launcher .
A number of the group members were killed. Qasim Mustafa Farzat and Ali Abdo Mansour were identified among the dead.
Army Eliminates Terrorists in Several Areas in Damascus Countryside
As part of a series of operations in Damascus countryside, Army units eliminated terrorist Khalil Zeno who was the leader of a terrorist group calling itself "Sariyet Qamar bin Hashem" along with most of the group's members including Abdelkarim al-Hajj in the town of Harasta.
An Army unit eliminated terrorists near the railroad connecting Mayda'a and al-Dumair in the eastern Ghouta area, confiscating weapons and munitions including RPG launchers and US-made medical equipment.
In al-Shifouniye farms in Douma, the Army destroyed a weapons and munitions cache and eliminated terrorists from a group calling itself "Shuhada'a Douma Battalions."
Another Army unit pursued a terrorist group in the town of al-Rhaibeh, injuring and killuing a number of terrorists including Qussai Ismael and Mansour al-Sheikh.
In the town of Hejjeira, an Army unit destroyed a mortar launcher and other weapons including heavy machineguns, in addition to eliminating terrorists including Munir al-Ghosh, Mohammad Tayfour al-Halbouni, and an Iraqi nicknamed Abu al-Muntaser.
The locals of Jeroud town confronted terrorist groups which were terrorizing them and committing acts of robbery and theft, forcing them to flee the town while Army units oyrsye the terrorists in nearby farms.
Army Units Eliminate Terrorists in Damascus and its Countryside
Units of the armed forces clashed with the armed terrorist groups in the area surrounding Tayba Mosque in Joubar neighborhood in Damascus Countryside, inflicting heavy losses upon them.
An official source told SANA that the clash resulted in the killing and injury of several terrorists, including Abdulkarem al-Aldouni, in addition to destroying terrorists' weapons and equipment.
The source added that other army units continued operations against terrorists in Barzeh neighborhood and the farms surrounding it, killing and injuring a number of terrorists, including terrorists nicknamed Abo Moutaz and Abo Nyzar Khamssein.
Terrorists Killed in Deir Ezzor, Others Turn Themselves to Authorities
Units of the armed forces clashed with the armed terrorist groups in al-Syna'a and al-Hweiqa neighborhoods in Deir Ezzor, inflicting heavy looses upon them.
An official source told SANA that the clashes resulted in the killing and the injury of several terrorists.
Muhammad Khleif al-Mhaysen and Ibrahim al-Flou were identified among the dead terrorists.
The source added that an army unit destroyed a terrorists' den in al-Hamidiyeh neighborhood along with the weapons and ammunition inside it, while another army unit killed and injured several terrorists in al-Mreia'ya village in Deir Ezzor countryside, destroying their equipment.
The source pointed out that hundreds of gunmen turned themselves and their weapons in the authorities.
Army Units Repel Terrorists Who Attempted to Attack Mennegh Airport and Aleppo Central Prison
Army units repelled armed terrorist groups who attempted to attack Aleppo Central Prison, eliminating a number of terrorists and injuring others, while other units destroyed terrorist gatherings near al-Khoulandi gas station and killed 6 terrorists in a farm northwest of Hilan near the Prison.
The forces protecting Mennegh Airport repelled terrorists who attempted to sneak into the Airport from the west and east, destroying a mortar cannon and heavy machineguns which they had been using to target the Airport from nearby areas.
A number of terrorists were also eliminated as they were committing acts of robberies on the road between Andan and Babiss, and their weapons which included heavy machineguns were destroyed.
In the farms surrounding Khan al-Asal, Army units eliminated a large number of terrorists.
In Aleppo city, Army units clashed with terrorist groups in Sheikh Maqsoud neighborhood and destroyed a mortar launcher they had been using to target civilians' properties and homes, while other units clashed with terrorists in the areas of Bustan al-Qase and al-Ameriya and inflicted heavy losses upon them.
Army Units Restore Security to Villages in Hama Province
Army units restored security and stability to the villages of Masa'ada, Abu Hanaya, Masoud, Salba, and Kleib al-Thor in the eastern countryside of Hama.
The source told SANA that the army units eliminated the last gatherings of Jabhat al-Nusra and the so-called ''Al-Farouk battalions'' and destroyed their dens, weapons and ammunitions, including two rocket launchers, heavy machineguns and RPG rounds.
The source added that an army unit tightened grip on Salba oil station having eliminated the terrorists who stationed there.
Earlier, army units restored security to the towns of al-Hamra, Al-Lala, al-Rabi'a, al-Rahba, Taibet al-Isem, al-Shaafa, al-Tleisieh, al-Cahira, Ras El-Ein, al-Zaghbah, Kasr al-Makhram, Kasr Abu Samra, Um Khazim and al-Fan al-Wistani in Hama countryside.
Terrorists Fire Mortars, Abduct Family in Hama Countryside
Terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra fired mortar shells at the health center and citizens' homes in al-Sa'an in al-Salamiya countryside in Hama province.
One of the shells fell on the health center, while another hit a residential building, injuring a citizen and causing significant material damage.
Terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra also snuck into the western neighborhood of al-Sa'an and abducted a family consisting of a mother, a father and two children.
An Army unit prevented terrorists from detonating two explosive devices each weighing 75 kilograms which were planted on the road between al-Sqailabiye and Karnaz and rigged for remote detonation.
Army Units Seize Weapons and Ammunition in Banyas
Competent Authorities seized amounts of weapons and ammunition inside terrorists' den in Batraia district in Ras al-Nab'a neighborhood in Banias city.
An official source told SANA reporter that the seized weapons included a number of machineguns, pump- action shotguns, a box of explosive material C4, hatchets and clothes with "Jabhat al-Nusra" motto inscribed on them.